Rwanda - Foreign direct investment

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

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$) in Rwanda was $7,578,378.00 as of 2016. Over the past 11 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $13,505,320.00 in 2013 and $0.00 in 2005.

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.

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Year Value
2005 $0.00
2006 $0.00
2007 $12,946,000.00
2008 $0.00
2009 $0.00
2010 $0.00
2011 $0.00
2012 $0.00
2013 $13,505,320.00
2014 $3,787,824.00
2015 $3,453,282.00
2016 $7,578,378.00

Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)

Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP) in Rwanda was 0.090 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 11 years was 0.338 in 2007, while its lowest value was 0.000 in 2005.

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.

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Year Value
2005 0.000
2006 0.000
2007 0.338
2008 0.000
2009 0.000
2010 0.000
2011 0.000
2012 0.000
2013 0.177
2014 0.047
2015 0.042
2016 0.090

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

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$) in Rwanda was ($246,873,300) as of 2016. Over the past 6 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between ($119,105,400) in 2011 and ($310,954,600) in 2014.

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.

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Year Value
2010 ($250,504,800)
2011 ($119,105,400)
2012 ($254,963,200)
2013 ($257,642,400)
2014 ($310,954,600)
2015 ($219,881,400)
2016 ($246,873,300)

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

The latest value for Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$) in Rwanda was $254,451,700 as of 2016. Over the past 46 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $314,742,400 in 2014 and $1,000 in 1994.

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.

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Year Value
1970 $60,000
1971 $1,700,000
1972 $500,000
1973 $2,000,000
1974 $2,200,000
1975 $3,000,000
1976 $5,607,534
1977 $4,794,909
1978 $4,860,992
1979 $13,461,650
1980 $17,707,780
1981 $19,205,990
1982 $20,653,350
1983 $10,916,400
1984 $15,064,920
1985 $14,618,050
1986 $17,593,150
1987 $17,593,610
1988 $21,047,060
1989 $15,508,620
1990 $7,562,354
1991 $4,577,985
1992 $2,187,570
1993 $5,851,480
1994 $1,000
1995 $2,212,202
1996 $2,218,241
1997 $2,598,560
1998 $7,089,194
1999 $1,725,717
2000 $8,319,041
2001 $4,634,138
2002 $2,610,000
2003 $4,700,000
2004 $7,700,000
2005 $10,500,000
2006 $30,643,970
2007 $82,283,170
2008 $103,346,000
2009 $118,670,000
2010 $250,504,800
2011 $119,105,400
2012 $254,963,200
2013 $257,642,400
2014 $314,742,400
2015 $223,334,700
2016 $254,451,700

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP) in Rwanda was 3.04 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 46 years was 4.34 in 2010, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1994.

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.

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Year Value
1970 0.03
1971 0.76
1972 0.20
1973 0.69
1974 0.71
1975 0.52
1976 0.88
1977 0.64
1978 0.54
1979 1.21
1980 1.41
1981 1.36
1982 1.47
1983 0.74
1984 0.95
1985 0.85
1986 0.90
1987 0.82
1988 0.88
1989 0.64
1990 0.30
1991 0.24
1992 0.11
1993 0.30
1994 0.00
1995 0.17
1996 0.16
1997 0.14
1998 0.36
1999 0.09
2000 0.48
2001 0.28
2002 0.16
2003 0.25
2004 0.37
2005 0.41
2006 0.97
2007 2.15
2008 2.13
2009 2.21
2010 4.34
2011 1.83
2012 3.49
2013 3.38
2014 3.93
2015 2.70
2016 3.04

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments