Equatorial Guinea - Foreign direct investment

Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$) in Equatorial Guinea was $0 as of 2015. Over the past 26 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $4,187,794 in 2001 and ($3,564,787) in 2000.

Definition: Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in an economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. This series shows net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.

See also:

Year Value
1989 $140,000
1990 $130,000
1991 $110,000
1992 $10
1993 $10
1994 $10
1995 $56,096
1996 $10,000
1997 ($3,340)
1998 $10,000
1999 $1,508,531
2000 ($3,564,787)
2001 $4,187,794
2002 $0
2003 $0
2004 $0
2005 $0
2006 $0
2007 $0
2008 $0
2009 $0
2010 $0
2011 $0
2012 $0
2013 $0
2014 $0
2015 $0

Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)

Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP) in Equatorial Guinea was 0.000 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 0.287 in 2001, while its lowest value was -0.341 in 2000.

Definition: Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in an economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. This series shows net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world, and is divided by GDP.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.

See also:

Year Value
1989 0.159
1990 0.116
1991 0.099
1992 0.000
1993 0.000
1994 0.000
1995 0.040
1996 0.004
1997 -0.001
1998 0.003
1999 0.243
2000 -0.341
2001 0.287
2002 0.000
2003 0.000
2004 0.000
2005 0.000
2006 0.000
2007 0.000
2008 0.000
2009 0.000
2010 0.000
2011 0.000
2012 0.000
2013 0.000
2014 0.000
2015 0.000

Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$) in Equatorial Guinea was ($376,180,400) as of 1996. Over the past 7 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between ($890,259) in 1989 and ($376,180,400) in 1996.

Definition: Foreign direct investment are the net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows total net FDI. In BPM6, financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities. Net FDI outflows are assets and net FDI inflows are liabilities. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1989 ($890,259)
1990 ($11,073,780)
1991 ($41,324,760)
1992 ($6,018,320)
1993 ($22,301,680)
1994 ($16,995,530)
1995 ($126,924,200)
1996 ($376,180,400)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$) in Equatorial Guinea was $395,884,400 as of 2018. Over the past 40 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $2,734,000,000 in 2010 and ($793,872,300) in 2008.

Definition: Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in the reporting economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.

See also:

Year Value
1978 ($20,000)
1981 ($180,000)
1982 $450,000
1983 $520,000
1984 $2,170,000
1985 $2,440,000
1986 $5,630,000
1987 $1,680,000
1988 $500,000
1989 $890,259
1990 $11,073,780
1991 $41,324,760
1992 $6,018,320
1993 $22,301,680
1994 $16,995,530
1995 $126,924,200
1996 $376,180,400
1997 $53,451,530
1998 $274,768,100
1999 $154,296,200
2000 $154,499,600
2001 $940,741,200
2002 $323,391,500
2003 $689,779,800
2004 $340,914,500
2005 $769,146,200
2006 $469,506,000
2007 $1,242,731,000
2008 ($793,872,300)
2009 $1,636,220,000
2010 $2,734,000,000
2011 $1,975,000,000
2012 $985,256,400
2013 $582,948,700
2014 $167,875,200
2015 $233,325,100
2016 $53,962,160
2017 $304,074,300
2018 $395,884,400

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP) in Equatorial Guinea was 2.95 as of 2018. Its highest value over the past 37 years was 161.82 in 1996, while its lowest value was -4.02 in 2008.

Definition: Foreign direct investment are the net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows net inflows (new investment inflows less disinvestment) in the reporting economy from foreign investors, and is divided by GDP.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and Balance of Payments databases, World Bank, International Debt Statistics, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1981 -0.49
1982 1.02
1983 1.17
1984 4.31
1985 3.93
1986 7.37
1987 1.80
1988 0.50
1989 1.01
1990 9.88
1991 37.26
1992 4.47
1993 16.39
1994 16.86
1995 89.48
1996 161.82
1997 12.08
1998 74.12
1999 24.84
2000 14.77
2001 64.38
2002 17.90
2003 27.76
2004 7.73
2005 9.36
2006 4.65
2007 9.51
2008 -4.02
2009 10.89
2010 16.77
2011 9.26
2012 4.40
2013 2.66
2014 0.77
2015 1.77
2016 0.48
2017 2.47
2018 2.95

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments