FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT – TOP 10 PERFORMING COUNTRIES IN 2014 (INFOGRAPHIC)
According to the 2014 World Investment Report published by UNCTAD, ROI Research On Investment has prepared an infographic illustrating the top 10 performing countries in terms of foreign direct investment (FDI).
The report details inflows and outflows of foreign direct investment per country as well as by region. The report takes an historic look at growth trends and shows an encouraging outlook as FDI grew by 9% worldwide and is expected to continue on an upward trend.
FDI is a key contributor to job creation, generating exports, encouraging local entrepreneurship, transferring capital, technology and business contacts in host countries.
TOP 10 COUNTRIES FOR FDI
Looking exclusively at FDI inflows, the following represent the top 10 performing countries: 1. United States 2. China 3. Russian Federation 4. Hong Kong, China 5. Brazil 6. Singapore 7. Canada 8. Australia 9. Spain 10. Mexico
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Steven Jast led the growth of ROI Research On Investment from a staff of 2 to an international company with offices in 4 countries and a staff of over 60. To date, ROI Research On Investment has worked with over 300 clients from around the world. As president of ROI Research On Investment, Steven was a Finalist in the Ernst & Young International Entrepreneur of the Year Competition in 2008 and led ROI Research On Investment to its status as a Profit Hot 50 company. Steven has been published in numerous business publications, serves on several Boards and has been key note speaker at a variety of business and investment gatherings.
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