China Foreign Direct Investment  Forecast


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Foreign Direct Investment in China is expected to be 1250.00 USD HML by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Foreign Direct Investment in China to stand at 424.75 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the China Foreign Direct Investment is projected to trend around 1290.00 USD HML in 2020, according to our econometric models.


China Trade Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade 382 400 450 490 510 350
Exports 1890 1990 2000 2150 2130 2230
Imports 1508 1590 1550 1660 1620 1880
Current Account 371 280 310 370 460 344
Current Account to GDP 1.8 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2 2
External Debt 14207 18279 18284 18288 18292 21298
Terms of Trade 94.25 99.21 99.86 100 100 100
Foreign Direct Investment 1022 1250 471 426 425 1290
Capital Flows -371 470 320 -410 220 620
Tourist Arrivals 128 137 136 136 135 133
Gold Reserves 1843 1813 1798 1781 1765 1631
Crude Oil Production 3827 3718 3850 3849 3847 3576
Terrorism Index 6.11 5.48 5.34 5.21 5.07 4.44
Weapons Sales 2123 1662 1647 1632 1616 1511
Exports to India 5096382 5098915 5035227 4985729 4964660 4945162