Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment

1993 - 2021 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 364.2 USD mn in Mar 2021, compared with an increase of 188.5 USD mn in the previous quarter. Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment: USD mn net flows data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1993 to Mar 2021. The data reached an all-time high of 788.1 USD mn in Dec 2015 and a record low of -286.1 USD mn in Dec 2007. CEIC extends history for quarterly Foreign Direct Investment. The Central Bank of Ecuador provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD. Foreign Direct Investment prior to Q1 2016 is based on BPM5 and prior to Q1 1999 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports of Ecuador, Current Account recorded a surplus of 726.8 USD mn in Mar 2021. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 61.4 USD mn in Mar 2021. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 24.7 USD bn in Dec 2020.

View Ecuador's Foreign Direct Investment from Mar 1993 to Mar 2021 in the chart:

Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment

What was Ecuador's Foreign Direct Investment in Mar 2021?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
364.2 Mar 2021 188.5 Dec 2020 -286.1 Dec 2007 788.1 Dec 2015 USD mn quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021

Foreign Direct Investment by Country Comparison

Buy Selected Data

Includes Foreign Direct Investment on 116 economies standardised by CEIC. Instant access to full history data in excel.
country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 275.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Algeria (USD mn) 320.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 2,827.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Armenia (USD mn) -2.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Australia (USD mn) 3,370.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1959 - Mar 2021
Austria (USD mn) -7,570.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1970 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 382.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
Bahrain (USD mn) 1,006.4 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 996.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 1,342.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 7,735.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 129.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 167.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 26.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Brazil (USD mn) 1,228.7 May 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2021
Brunei (USD mn) -315.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (USD mn) 154.2 May 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - May 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) 1,147.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Canada (USD mn) 15,493.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1957 - Mar 2021
Chile (USD mn) 498.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Feb 2021
China (USD mn) 97,610.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2021
Colombia (USD mn) 2,703.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Croatia (USD mn) 190.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (USD mn) 1,918.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 625.1 May 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - May 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 2,397.3 May 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 364.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Egypt (USD mn) 1,752.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Estonia (USD mn) 112.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2021
European Union (USD mn) 6,131.4 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 1999 - Apr 2021
Finland (USD mn) -55.9 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
France (USD mn) 1,093.1 May 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2021
Georgia (USD mn) 125.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2021
Germany (USD mn) 5,655.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - May 2021
Ghana (USD mn) 838.4 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Greece (USD mn) 216.4 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 31,343.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 6,771.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2021
Iceland (USD mn) -578.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2021
India (USD mn) 5,750.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 1990 - Mar 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) 5,128.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2021
Iran (USD mn) 905.6 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Ireland (USD mn) -8,971.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2021
Israel (USD mn) 4,422.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1972 - Dec 2020
Italy (USD mn) 917.5 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Apr 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 1,008.7 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Japan (USD mn) 319.1 May 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2021
Jordan (USD mn) 95.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 1,350.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Kenya (USD mn) 1,332.4 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
South Korea (USD mn) -127.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) 128.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 60.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 14.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Laos (USD mn) 339.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
Latvia (USD mn) 38.9 May 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 273.8 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 92.8 May 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - May 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) -7,111.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 6,484.5 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
North Macedonia (USD mn) 126.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Malawi (USD mn) 113.9 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Malaysia (USD mn) 1,326.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Malta (USD mn) 901.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 2,095.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2017 - Mar 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 11,908.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 26.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Mongolia (USD mn) 127.6 May 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - May 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 104.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Morocco (USD mn) 497.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Mozambique (USD mn) 841.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) 429.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2020
Nepal (USD mn) 105.8 Apr 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Apr 2021
Netherlands (USD mn) 23,208.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 1,371.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 775.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Norway (USD mn) 260.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Oman (USD mn) 3,420.0 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Pakistan (USD mn) 167.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1997 - Mar 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -57.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Panama (USD mn) -152.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (USD mn) 111.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Peru (USD mn) 3,370.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Philippines (USD mn) 808.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
Poland (USD mn) 324.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2021
Portugal (USD mn) 1,454.7 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 106.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Romania (USD mn) 376.5 May 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2021
Russia (USD mn) 3,885.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 1,871.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Serbia (USD mn) 227.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2013 - Feb 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 22,522.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (USD mn) 621.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 298.2 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 410.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2021
Spain (USD mn) 2,573.7 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Apr 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 124.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Sudan (USD mn) 254.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2020
Sweden (USD mn) 9,617.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Mar 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 19,099.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021

Accurate Macro & Micro Economic Data You Can Trust

Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

Learn more about what we do

Ecuador Key Series

Buy Selected Data

Includes 173 key indicators for Ecuador, curated by CEIC analysts. Instant access to full history data in excel.
Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -2,936.781 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,401.746 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 63,026.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 63.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (USD bn) 39.187 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (USD bn) 61.270 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (USD bn) 41.788 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Central Government: Revenue (USD mn) 1,307.422 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
Central Government: Balance (USD mn) -554.327 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
Central Government: Expenditure excl Amortization (USD mn) 1,861.750 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
Central Government: Finance (USD mn) 554.327 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.567 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) 460.5 May 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - May 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,232.3 May 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - May 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 54.1 May 2021 monthly Jan 1966 - May 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 32,102.189 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 38,075.410 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,640.723 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,898.9 May 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - May 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 51.8 May 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - May 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 624,660.749 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 233,794.861 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 372.892 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 301.357 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1973 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 170.427 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 331.860 Mar 2021 monthly May 1992 - Mar 2021
EC: Exports: fob: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 407.460 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1973 - Mar 2021
Terms of Trade Index: 2007=100 (2007=100) 94.990 May 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - May 2021
Imports: CIF: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 324.160 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 726.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 2.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 364.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -61.376 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 18.750 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 56,181.4 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 57.4 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 633.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 1.643 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD) -25,269,823,146.114 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 791.194 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -520.723 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: BPM6 (USD th) 364,235.072 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Asia: China (USD th) 12,350.723 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Spain (USD th) 88,442.667 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Netherlands (USD th) 23,806.340 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.6 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 2,085.454 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 28,295.870 May 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 64,513.987 May 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 9.4 May 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - May 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2009 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 4,227.7 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.134 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.1 May 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,772.382 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 46,502.526 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 13.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 48,909.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 7.2 May 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - May 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 13,641.9 Jun 2021 monthly Oct 2006 - Jun 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 43,881.380 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.67 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 46.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Deposits (USD mn) 49,329.385 May 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - May 2021
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Loans (USD mn) 87.636 May 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - May 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) 1.0 Oct 2020 monthly May 2008 - Oct 2020
Business Confidence Index: Commerce (May2007=100) 1,941.600 May 2021 monthly May 2007 - May 2021
Business Confidence Index: Industry (May2007=100) 2,388.200 May 2021 monthly May 2007 - May 2021
Business Confidence Index: Global (May2007=100) 1,467.000 May 2021 monthly May 2007 - May 2021
Business Confidence Index: Services (May2007=100) 1,176.900 May 2021 monthly May 2007 - May 2021
Business Confidence Index: Construction (May2007=100) 470.300 May 2021 monthly May 2007 - May 2021

Check out our pricing options.

Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

View pricing options

CEIC Flex

from $39

Entry level access to the CEIC platform for individual users. Download limits apply. Payable monthly by credit card.

View this option

CEIC Unlimited

Request a Demo

Full and unlimited access to CEIC data for multiple users. Suitable for enterprise usage. Available via annual subscription to one or more of CEIC’s global and premium databases.

Request a demo
Unlimited access tailored to your data needs
Flexible monthly access to CEIC data