South Africa Foreign Direct Investment - Forecast

Foreign Direct Investment in South Africa is expected to be 1901.78 ZAR Billion by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Foreign Direct Investment in South Africa to stand at 1812.79 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Africa Foreign Direct Investment is projected to trend around 1736.94 ZAR Billion in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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South Africa Trade Last Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Balance of Trade 15720 9381 5927 3904 472 -1700
Exports 104320 106535 106938 106868 98513 99742
Imports 88596 93009 93722 93666 98041 101442
Current Account -108888 -99000 -102000 -102163 -93000 -159000
Current Account to GDP -3.3 -2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -3
External Debt 163311 167785 168735 169100 158000 166000
Tourist Arrivals 1561724 1443500 1433700 1432700 1368527 1518528
Gold Reserves 125 126 127 128 128 131
Terrorism Index 4.09 3.1 3.29 3.49 3.68 2.76
Weapons Sales 59 54.22 55.21 56.2 57.2 58.4
Crude Oil Production 1 2 2 3 3 5
Foreign Direct Investment 1916 1902 1844 1827 1813 1737