Foreign direct investment into Vietnam declined 5 percent from a year earlier to USD 2.45 billion in January-February 2020. In addition, FDI pledges, which indicate the size of future FDI disbursements, plunged 23.6 percent in the year to USD 6.47 billion. The electricity distribution sector is set to receive the largest amount of investment (60.2 percent of total pledges) followed by manufacturing and processing (27.3 percent). Singapore was the main source of FDI pledges, followed by China and South Korea.
Foreign Direct Investment in Vietnam averaged 6.60 USD Billion from 1991 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 20.38 USD Billion in December of 2019 and a record low of 0.40 USD Billion in January of 2010. This page provides - Vietnam Foreign Direct Investment - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. source: Ministry of Planning and Investment, Vietnam
Foreign Direct Investment in Vietnam is expected to be 5.00 USD 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 Vietnam to stand at 22.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Vietnam Foreign Direct Investment is projected to trend around 27.00 USD Billion in 2021, according to our econometric models.