Ireland is the top country by net FDI outflows (% of GDP) in the world. As of 2016, net FDI outflows (% of GDP) in Ireland was 34.8 %. The top 5 countries also includes Cyprus, Hong Kong, Netherlands, and Singapore.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Foreign direct investment are the 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 net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world and is divided by GDP.