Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment

1993 - 2022 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment

  • Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 138.3 USD mn in Mar 2022, compared with an increase of 104.6 USD mn in the previous quarter.
  • Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment: USD mn net flows data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1993 to Mar 2022.
  • 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.


Related information about Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment

  • In the latest reports of Ecuador, Current Account recorded a surplus of 808.0 USD mn in Mar 2022.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 94.3 USD mn in Mar 2022.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 28.4 USD bn in Mar 2022.

View Ecuador's Foreign Direct Investment from Mar 1993 to Mar 2022 in the chart:

Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment

What was Ecuador's Foreign Direct Investment in Mar 2022?

Ecuador Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 138.3 USD mn in Mar 2022, compared with an increase of 104.6 USD mn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
138.3 Mar 2022 104.6 Dec 2021 -286.1 Dec 2007 788.1 Dec 2015 USD mn quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 306.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Algeria (USD mn) 90.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2021
Argentina (USD mn) 1,087.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2021
Armenia (USD mn) 364.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Australia (USD mn) 59,360.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1959 - Mar 2022
Austria (USD mn) 2,987.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1970 - Mar 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) -2,996.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2021
Bahrain (USD mn) 1,759.2 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Bangladesh (USD mn) 1,202.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 1,884.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 13,240.4 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 167.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 110.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Botswana (USD mn) 18.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 7,581.2 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2022
Brunei (USD mn) -315.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (USD mn) 89.8 May 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - May 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) 861.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2021
Canada (USD mn) 15,881.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1957 - Mar 2022
Chile (USD mn) 1,836.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - May 2022
China (USD mn) 101,914.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Colombia (USD mn) 5,186.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Croatia (USD mn) 1,011.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) -4,692.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 719.0 May 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - May 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 3,047.7 May 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 138.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Egypt (USD mn) 1,600.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2021
Estonia (USD mn) 251.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2022
European Union (USD mn) -16,382.3 May 2022 monthly Apr 1999 - May 2022
Finland (USD mn) 303.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2022
France (USD mn) 5,500.1 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 437.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2021
Germany (USD mn) -9,325.3 May 2022 monthly Jan 1971 - May 2022
Ghana (USD mn) 346.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Greece (USD mn) 470.8 May 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 35,166.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Hungary (USD mn) -656.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
Iceland (USD mn) -252.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2022
India (USD mn) 17,253.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1990 - Mar 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 5,528.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2022
Iran (USD mn) 1,224.0 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Ireland (USD mn) 52.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2022
Israel (USD mn) 4,658.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1972 - Mar 2022
Italy (USD mn) 545.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - May 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 508.5 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Japan (USD mn) 3,222.9 May 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2022
Jordan (USD mn) 376.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 1,943.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1997 - Mar 2022
Kenya (USD mn) 524.1 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
South Korea (USD mn) 1,367.9 May 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 165.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
Kuwait (USD mn) 94.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -18.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Laos (USD mn) 130.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Latvia (USD mn) 95.1 May 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 9.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2021
Lithuania (USD mn) 283.2 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) -29,435.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) -7,104.0 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
North Macedonia (USD mn) 176.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
Malawi (USD mn) 45.2 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Malaysia (USD mn) 2,789.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Malta (USD mn) 1,046.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) 2,458.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Mar 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 19,589.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Moldova (USD mn) 58.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Mongolia (USD mn) 158.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Jun 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) 187.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Morocco (USD mn) 416.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) 1,407.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Myanmar (USD mn) 409.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
Nepal (USD mn) 42.8 Apr 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Apr 2022
Netherlands (USD mn) 6,338.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) 1,658.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) -182.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Norway (USD mn) 1,512.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Oman (USD mn) 2,860.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Pakistan (USD mn) 271.1 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1997 - Jun 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 101.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Panama (USD mn) 697.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 2.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Peru (USD mn) 5,605.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 989.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2022
Poland (USD mn) 751.0 May 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 1,164.7 May 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2022
Qatar (USD mn) -1,229.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Romania (USD mn) 918.3 May 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2022
Russia (USD mn) 12,433.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 1,965.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Serbia (USD mn) 413.3 May 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - May 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 27,290.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) 474.0 May 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 340.2 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 1,469.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Dec 2021
Spain (USD mn) 2,714.8 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Apr 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 189.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Sudan (USD mn) 108.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1996 - Mar 2022
Sweden (USD mn) 4,692.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Mar 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 14,224.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 700.258 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 4,087.804 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 14.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 62,859.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 61.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (USD bn) 37.689 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Forecast: Government Net Debt (USD bn) 66.075 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Forecast: Government Revenue (USD bn) 36.121 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Central Government: Finance (USD mn) -223.553 May 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2022
Central Government: Expenditure excl Amortization (USD mn) 1,535.481 May 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2022
Central Government: Balance (USD mn) 223.553 May 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2022
Central Government: Revenue (USD mn) 1,759.034 May 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2022
EC: Net Lending (+) / Net Borrowing (-) (USD mn) -7,481.560 2020 yearly 2019 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.913 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 347.8 May 2022 monthly Mar 1992 - May 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,891.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1965 - Apr 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 27.9 May 2022 monthly Jan 1966 - May 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 69,066.626 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 28,548.683 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,413.951 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,884.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 42.7 May 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - May 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 883,167.326 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 646,225.545 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1,039.867 May 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - May 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 645.356 May 2022 monthly Jan 1973 - May 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 403.679 May 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - May 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 414.071 May 2022 monthly May 1992 - May 2022
Terms of Trade Index: 2007=100 (2007=100) 106.001 May 2022 monthly Jan 2014 - May 2022
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) 808.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 2.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 138.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 94.257 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 1.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 93.068 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 56,911.0 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 54.1 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 903.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 2.865 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD) -23,681,289,062.725 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 1,043.058 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -798.608 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2022
Gross External Debt (USD mn) 58,325.178 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Gross External Debt: Long Term (USD mn) 56,508.041 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: BPM6 (USD th) 138,320.511 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2022
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 (%) 4.2 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 2,249.650 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 29,594.130 May 2022 monthly Dec 2006 - May 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 71,141.794 May 2022 monthly Dec 2006 - May 2022
M2 Growth (%) 10.3 May 2022 monthly Dec 2007 - May 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2009 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 7,004.6 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 6.465 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.3 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,904.345 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 52,750.247 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 12.1 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 60,172.8 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 13.5 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jun 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 15,864.1 Jun 2022 monthly Oct 2006 - Jun 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 53,309.555 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 18.24 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 49.27 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) 9.2 May 2022 monthly May 2008 - May 2022
Business Confidence Index: Construction (May2007=100) 441.200 Jun 2022 monthly May 2007 - Jun 2022
Business Confidence Index: Commerce (May2007=100) 2,087.700 Jun 2022 monthly May 2007 - Jun 2022
Business Confidence Index: Services (May2007=100) 1,321.400 Jun 2022 monthly May 2007 - Jun 2022
Business Confidence Index: Industry (May2007=100) 2,588.500 Jun 2022 monthly May 2007 - Jun 2022
Business Confidence Index: Global (May2007=100) 1,601.600 May 2022 monthly May 2007 - May 2022

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