China Foreign Direct Investment  1997-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Foreign direct investment into China declined by 0.2 percent year-on-year to CNY 547.94 billion (USD 83.66 billion) in January to August 2017, following a 1.2 percent drop in the first seven months of the year. In August alone, FDI increased by 9.1 percent to CNY 62.52 billion. Meanwhile, in the first eight months of the year, the country's non-financial outbound direct investment fell 41.8 percent on year to USD 68.72 billion. Foreign Direct Investment in China averaged 422.67 USD HML from 1997 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 1262.67 USD HML in December of 2015 and a record low of 18.32 USD HML in January of 2000.

China Foreign Direct Investment
Please Paste this Code in your Website
width
height
Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.



Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-13 02:15 AM FDI (YTD) YoY -0.1% -0.7%
2017-08-15 10:30 AM FDI (YTD) YoY -1.2% -0.1%
2017-09-14 02:00 AM FDI (YTD) YoY -0.2% -1.20%
2017-10-13 07:00 AM FDI (YTD) YoY -0.2%
2017-11-16 07:00 AM FDI (YTD) YoY
2017-12-13 07:00 AM FDI (YTD) YoY


China Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 419.92 466.92 628.33 -319.71 USD HML [+]
Exports 1992.29 1936.01 2273.72 13.00 USD HML [+]
Imports 1571.86 1469.09 1830.94 16.60 USD HML [+]
Current Account 529.00 183.89 1330.85 -8.96 USD HML [+]
Current Account to GDP 1.80 2.70 10.10 -3.70 percent [+]
External Debt 14207.00 14162.00 14207.00 158.28 USD HML [+]
Terms of Trade 97.44 100.00 118.33 81.75 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 836.60 726.60 1262.67 18.32 USD HML [+]
Capital Flows -529.00 393.08 464.08 -1305.58 USD HML [+]
Tourist Arrivals 128.50 161.00 216.60 21.70 Tens of Thousands [+]
Gold Reserves 1842.56 1842.56 1842.56 395.01 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 3829.00 3891.00 4408.00 1012.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Weapons Sales 2123.00 1764.00 2606.00 3.00 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 6.11 6.29 6.29 1.47 [+]
Exports to India 6094426.00 5792670.00 6094426.00 2326991.00 USD THO [+]

Exports by Country  |   Exports by Category  |   Imports by Country  |   Imports by Category



China Foreign Direct Investment

In China, foreign direct investment refer to the accumulated foreign investment in domestic companies or entities in non financial sector in a given year. This page provides the latest reported value for - China Foreign Direct Investment - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. China Foreign Direct Investment - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
836.60 726.60 1262.67 18.32 1997 - 2017 USD HML Monthly
NSA; YTD




foreign direct investment by Country

Last
Australia 64825.00 Dec/16
Brazil 4093.30 Jul/17
Canada 223.00 Jun/17
China 836.60 Aug/17
France 3608.00 Jul/17
Germany 2938.46 Jul/17
India 3409.00 Jul/17
Indonesia 109.90 Jun/17
Italy 504.00 Jul/17
Japan 11811.00 Jul/17
Mexico 5621.30 Jun/17
Netherlands 84137.00 Mar/17
Russia 21202.00 Dec/16
South Korea 5745000.00 Jun/17
Spain 1501.00 Jun/17
Switzerland 833192.60 Dec/15
Turkey 12300.00 Dec/16
United Kingdom 5114.00 Mar/17
United States 46199.00 Jun/17