Foreign direct investment into China soared 39.9 percent year-on-year to CNY 302.47 billion (USD 44.86 billion) in January-March 2021, China’s commerce ministry said on Thursday. Foreign investment in the service industry jumped 51.5 percent from a year earlier to CNY 237.79 billion. Meanwhile, the high-tech industry advanced by 32.1 percent, of which the high-tech service industry grew by 43.9 percent, and the high-tech manufacturing industry rose by 2.5 percent. Among the main sources of investment, FDI into China increased from the ASEAN countries (60 percent), the EU (7.5 percent), while FDI from the countries along the Belt and Road surged by 58.2 percent. The data comes amid a low base last year when FDI into China dropped by 10.8 percent, due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. source: Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China
Foreign Direct Investment in China averaged 468.38 USD HML from 1997 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 1443.70 USD HML in December of 2020 and a record low of 18.32 USD HML in January of 2000. 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 - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.
Foreign Direct Investment in China is expected to be 300.00 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 510.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the China Foreign Direct Investment is projected to trend around 1500.00 USD HML in 2022, according to our econometric models.