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Heavily indebted countries Compared by Economy > Balance of payments > Foreign investment > Net > USD

DEFINITION: Foreign direct investment is 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, that is, net FDI in the reporting economy from foreign sources less net FDI by the reporting economy to the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Belgium 39.83 billion 2009
2 Singapore 10.83 billion 2009
3 Netherlands 5.19 billion 2009
4 Lebanon 3.68 billion 2009
5 Austria 3.28 billion 2009
6 Israel 2.72 billion 2009
7 Sudan 2.68 billion 2009
8 Jordan 2.31 billion 2009
9 Hungary 1.67 billion 2009
10 Portugal 1.56 billion 2009
11 Morocco 1.49 billion 2009
12 Ireland 1.07 billion 2009
13 Malta 767.54 million 2009
14 Cyprus 608.13 million 2009
15 Jamaica 479.77 million 2009
16 Sri Lanka 384 million 2009
17 Greece 322.36 million 2009
18 Seychelles 242.86 million 2009
19 Barbados 218.13 million 2009
20 Saint Lucia 156.46 million 2009
21 Saint Kitts and Nevis 133.57 million 2009
22 Antigua and Barbuda 129.46 million 2009
23 Cape Verde 119.95 million 2009
24 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 110.27 million 2009
25 Belize 94.93 million 2009
26 Grenada 90.92 million 2009
27 Dominica 50.33 million 2009
28 Zimbabwe 29.96 million 1994
29 Eritrea 27.88 million 2000
30 Sao Tome and Principe 7.2 million 2009
31 Malawi 5.9 million 2002
32 Spain -1,233,720,066.79 2009
33 Iceland -2,148,761,629.73 2009
34 Italy -14,746,302,810.39 2009
35 Canada -20,452,665,054.48 2009
36 Germany -20,900,768,545 2009
37 United Kingdom -21,876,595,764.75 2009
38 Japan -62,789,598,844.03 2009
39 France -87,097,800,192.01 2009
40 United States -133,971,000,000 2009

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