Belgium Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2002 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Belgium Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a fall equal to 4.0 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Sep 2020, compared with a fall equal to 12.8 % in the previous quarter. Belgium Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2002 to Sep 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 84.9 % in Dec 2008 and a record low -30.4 % in Jun 2019. CEIC calculates Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP from monthly Foreign Direct Investment and quarterly Nominal GDP. The National Bank of Belgium provides Foreign Direct Investment in EUR and Nominal GDP in EUR. Foreign Direct Investment prior to Q1 2008 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports of Belgium, Current Account recorded a deficit of 386.5 USD mn in Sep 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 8.3 USD bn in Sep 2020. Belgium Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 8.5 USD bn in Sep 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 9.4 USD bn in Sep 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 134.3 USD bn in Sep 2020.

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Belgium Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

What was Belgium's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-4.0 Sep 2020 -12.8 Jun 2020 -30.4 Jun 2019 84.9 Dec 2008 % quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 7.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Algeria (%) 0.6 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2019
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Austria (%) -13.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1970 - Sep 2020
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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.9 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -10,387.606 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 158,638.083 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 29.8 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 603,311.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 114.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 1980 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EUR bn) 297.071 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EUR bn) 659.375 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (EUR bn) 269.313 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
General Government Primary Balance (EUR mn) 93.800 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Expenditure (EUR mn) 247,877.300 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Expenditure: Current (EUR mn) 222,529.200 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Revenue (EUR mn) 238,598.200 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Expenditure: Capital (EUR mn) 15,975.200 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Revenue: Fiscal & Parafiscal: Direct Taxes (EUR mn) 74,588.300 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Revenue: Fiscal & Parafiscal: Indirect Taxes (EUR mn) 63,728.700 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
NBB Forecast: General Government Revenue: % of GDP (%) 50.700 2023 yearly 2017 - 2023
NBB Forecast: Public Debt: % of GDP (%) 120.400 2023 yearly 2017 - 2023
NBB Forecast: General Government Primary Expenditures: % of GDP (%) 55.100 2023 yearly 2017 - 2023
NBB Forecast: General Government Primary Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.400 2023 yearly 2017 - 2023
NBB Forecast: Overall Balance Per Sub-Sector: Social Security: % of GDP (%) 0.000 2022 yearly 2017 - 2022
General Government Debt: Loans: Long Term (EUR mn) 73,126.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2018
General Government Debt (EUR mn) 514,639.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
General Government Debt: DS: Short Term (EUR mn) 37,893.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
General Government Debt: DS: Long Term (EUR mn) 392,875.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
General Government Debt: Loans: Short Term (EUR mn) 7,199.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2018
Treasury Revenue (EUR mn) 6,357.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Treasury Revenue: Current: Fiscal: CE: Excise Duties (EUR mn) 663.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Treasury Revenue: Current: Fiscal: VR: VAT (EUR mn) 1,968.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Treasury Revenue: Current: Fiscal: Direct Taxes (DT) (EUR mn) 2,992.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Treasury Gross Debt (EUR mn) 421,650.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1979 - Nov 2020

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