Egypt Foreign Direct Investment

1993 - 2024 | Quarterly | USD mn | Central Bank of Egypt

Key information about Egypt Foreign Direct Investment

  • Egypt Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 18.2 USD bn in Mar 2024, compared with an increase of 3.2 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Egypt Foreign Direct Investment: USD mn net flows data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 1993 to Mar 2024.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 18.2 USD bn in Mar 2024 and a record low of -858.2 USD mn in Dec 2011.

The Central Bank of Egypt provides quarterly Foreign Direct Investment in USD. Starting from the first quarter of the fiscal year 2004/2005, Net Direct Investment in Egypt includes Foreign Direct Investment in the petroleum sector.


Related information about Egypt Foreign Direct Investment

  • In the latest reports of Egypt, Current Account recorded a deficit of 7.5 USD bn in Mar 2024.
  • Egypt Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 155.4 USD mn in Mar 2024.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 14.4 USD bn in Mar 2024.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 109.0 USD bn in Dec 2022.

View Egypt's Foreign Direct Investment from Dec 1993 to Mar 2024 in the chart:

Egypt Foreign Direct Investment

What was Egypt's Foreign Direct Investment in Mar 2024?

Egypt Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 18.2 USD bn in Mar 2024, compared with an increase of 3.2 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
18,182.4 Mar 2024 3,208.2 Dec 2023 -858.2 Dec 2011 18,182.4 Mar 2024 USD mn quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024

Foreign Direct Investment by Country Comparison

country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 384.4 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2024
Algeria (USD mn) 80.0 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2023
Argentina (USD mn) 6,339.4 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2024
Armenia (USD mn) 34.5 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2024
Australia (USD mn) 17,436.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Sep 1959 - Mar 2024
Austria (USD mn) 2,942.5 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1970 - Mar 2024
Azerbaijan (USD mn) -569.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2023
Bahrain (USD mn) 6,838.2 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
Bangladesh (USD mn) 720.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2003 - Dec 2023
Belarus (USD mn) 1,636.3 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2024
Belgium (USD mn) 3,191.9 Mar 2023 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2023
Bolivia (USD mn) 72.1 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2024
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 282.7 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2024
Botswana (USD mn) 166.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2023
Brazil (USD mn) 5,380.2 May 2023 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2023
Brunei (USD mn) -315.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (USD mn) 60.2 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2023
Cambodia (USD mn) 1,008.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2023
Canada (USD mn) -4,589.1 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1957 - Mar 2024
Chile (USD mn) 1,638.3 May 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - May 2024
China (USD mn) 10,197.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
Colombia (USD mn) 3,620.5 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2024
Croatia (USD mn) 673.7 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 2,700.7 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2024
Czech Republic (USD mn) 965.8 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2023
Denmark (USD mn) 1,227.9 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2024
Ecuador (USD mn) 78.3 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2024
Egypt (USD mn) 18,182.4 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
Estonia (USD mn) 184.6 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2023
European Union (USD mn) -8,777.2 Apr 2024 monthly Apr 1999 - Apr 2024
Finland (USD mn) -59.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2024
France (USD mn) -1,075.6 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2024
Georgia (USD mn) 163.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2024
Germany (USD mn) 5,212.2 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1971 - Apr 2024
Ghana (USD mn) 380.3 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2024
Greece (USD mn) 304.2 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2023
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 29,020.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2024
Hungary (USD mn) -9,137.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2024
Iceland (USD mn) 154.4 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2024
India (USD mn) 8,382.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1990 - Dec 2023
Indonesia (USD mn) 6,180.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2024
Iran (USD mn) 838.3 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) -1,696.5 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2024
Israel (USD mn) 1,162.3 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1972 - Mar 2024
Italy (USD mn) 4,519.7 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Apr 2024
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 1,599.1 2022 yearly 1970 - 2022
Japan (USD mn) 838.4 May 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2024
Jordan (USD mn) 136.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2024
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 2,354.5 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1997 - Mar 2024
Kenya (USD mn) 728.7 2023 yearly 1970 - 2023
South Korea (USD mn) 2,558.8 Jun 2023 monthly Jan 1980 - Jun 2023
Kosovo (USD mn) 201.2 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2024
Kuwait (USD mn) 537.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2023
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) -75.1 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2023
Laos (USD mn) 394.2 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2023
Latvia (USD mn) 14.3 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2023
Lebanon (USD mn) 42.6 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2023
Lithuania (USD mn) -44.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2024
Luxembourg (USD mn) 46,538.2 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2024
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 2,933.1 2022 yearly 1985 - 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) 193.1 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2024
Malawi (USD mn) 46.4 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Malaysia (USD mn) 4,235.5 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2024
Malta (USD mn) 13,108.8 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2024
Mauritius (USD mn) 2,477.0 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2023
Mexico (USD mn) 19,636.3 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2024
Moldova (USD mn) 54.8 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2024
Mongolia (USD mn) 164.4 May 2024 monthly Jan 2009 - May 2024
Montenegro (USD mn) 149.5 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2024
Morocco (USD mn) 24.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2023
Mozambique (USD mn) 526.7 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2024
Myanmar (USD mn) 274.7 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2023
Nepal (USD mn) 14.7 Apr 2024 quarterly Oct 2000 - Apr 2024
Netherlands (USD mn) -332,969.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
New Zealand (USD mn) 957.1 Mar 2024 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2024
Nigeria (USD mn) 1,197.6 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2023
Norway (USD mn) -2,453.4 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2024
Oman (USD mn) 5,479.8 2022 yearly 1970 - 2022
Pakistan (USD mn) 270.9 May 2024 monthly Jul 1997 - May 2024
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -11.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2024
Panama (USD mn) 878.4 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
Paraguay (USD mn) 172.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Peru (USD mn) 3,091.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2024
Philippines (USD mn) 685.8 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2024
Poland (USD mn) 1,374.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2024
Portugal (USD mn) 904.4 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2023
Qatar (USD mn) -177.2 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2024
Romania (USD mn) 1,069.2 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Russia (USD mn) -5,565.2 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2024
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 2,525.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2024
Serbia (USD mn) 429.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2024
Singapore (USD mn) 40,234.2 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2024
Slovakia (USD mn) -42.2 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2023
Slovenia (USD mn) 147.7 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 1994 - Apr 2023
South Africa (USD mn) 1,293.9 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2024
Spain (USD mn) -1,186.1 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 1990 - Apr 2023
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 96.3 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2024
Sudan (USD mn) 152.4 Dec 2022 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2022
Sweden (USD mn) -471.2 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1975 - Mar 2024
Switzerland (USD mn) -15,764.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1985 - Dec 2023

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Egypt Key Series

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -10,591.833 May 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2024
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 30,467.111 May 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2024
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.5 2023 yearly 2005 - 2023
National Government Debt (USD mn) 369,695.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 68.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EGP bn) 7,851.790 2028 yearly 1999 - 2028
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EGP bn) 19,564.970 2029 yearly 1998 - 2029
Forecast: Government Revenue (EGP bn) 5,582.910 2028 yearly 1999 - 2028
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EGP mn) 2,217,744.000 May 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2024
Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn) -505,342.000 May 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2024
Government Budget: ytd: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn) -505,000.000 Jul 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2024
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure (EGP mn) 2,723,086.000 May 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2024
Government Budget: ytd: Financing (EGP mn) 455,887.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 2005 - Sep 2023
Gross Domestic Debt (EGP mn) 4,742,107.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 5.419 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,681.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1957 - Apr 2024
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,285.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jul 1994 - Apr 2024
Total Exports Growth (%) 8.5 Apr 2024 monthly Jul 1995 - Apr 2024
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 549,982.176 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 274,989.359 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 69,318.411 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Imports (USD mn) 5,966.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jul 1994 - Apr 2024
Total Imports Growth (%) 11.3 Apr 2024 monthly Jul 1995 - Apr 2024
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 2,425,187.296 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 876,034.340 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 169.524 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2015 - Mar 2024
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 426.472 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2015 - Mar 2024
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 40.470 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2015 - Mar 2024
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 739.732 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2015 - Mar 2024
Trade Balance: USD (USD mn) -2,681.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jul 1994 - Apr 2024
Exports: National: EGP (EGP mn) 91,019.000 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2023
Imports: EGP (EGP mn) 188,052.000 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2023
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 155.4 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2024
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -7,463.1 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.3 Dec 2022 quarterly Sep 2001 - Dec 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 18,182.4 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.9 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2001 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 14,383.600 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.7 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2001 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 46.0 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -569.400 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2023
External Debt (USD mn) 160,607.4 Mar 2024 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2024
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 43.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1999 - Dec 2023
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 30,268.7 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2023
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 7.1 2023 yearly 1990 - 2023
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -14.101 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -277,422.500 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2024
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 11,719.900 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -155.400 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 5,036.800 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Goods and Services (USD mn) -8,040.100 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment Abroad (USD mn) -8.700 Mar 2024 quarterly Sep 1997 - Mar 2024
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) -53.800 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2024
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Portfolio Investment in Egypt (USD mn) 14,383.600 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 339.500 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 2,103.700 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Trade Balance (USD mn) -10,143.800 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Net Investment (OI) (USD mn) -20,682.000 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
BoP: Overall Balance (USD mn) 4,542.500 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
Remittances: Inflow (USD mn) 5,022.400 Mar 2024 quarterly Sep 1999 - Mar 2024
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: European Union (EU) (USD mn) 1,278.300 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 235.200 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: United States of America (USD mn) 712.200 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Kuwait (USD mn) 159.700 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Other Countries: China (USD mn) 226.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Net: United States of America (USD mn) 425.800 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2021 - Dec 2023
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 2.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2024
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 7.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2023
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 54,363.656 May 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2024
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 218,965.186 May 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2024
M2 Growth (%) 27.2 May 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2024
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 18.0 May 2024 monthly Jan 2012 - May 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 34,411.9 Jun 2024 monthly Dec 2004 - Jun 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 6.219 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2023
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.4 Apr 2023 monthly Dec 2004 - Apr 2023
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 9,485.000 Jun 2024 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2024
Total Deposits (USD mn) 242,005.528 Mar 2024 monthly Jun 2004 - Mar 2024
Total Deposits Growth (%) 24.3 Mar 2024 monthly Jun 2005 - Mar 2024
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 224,757.7 May 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2024
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 25.6 May 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2024
Household Debt (USD mn) 21,546.6 May 2024 monthly Dec 2002 - May 2024
Total Loans (USD mn) 187,241.664 Feb 2024 monthly Apr 1996 - Feb 2024
Total Loans Growth (%) 32.29 Feb 2024 monthly Apr 1997 - Feb 2024
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 25.46 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 2002 - Sep 2023
Reserve Money: M0 (EGP mn) 1,827,043.000 May 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2024
Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn) 10,625,893.000 May 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2024
Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn) 10,352,039.000 May 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2024
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn) 2,570,156.000 May 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2024
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn) 7,781,883.000 May 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2024
International Reserves: Net (USD mn) 46,384.000 Jun 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Jun 2024
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn) 36,889.000 Jun 2024 monthly Nov 2004 - Jun 2024
Banks Deposits: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 10,617,335.088 Feb 2024 monthly Apr 1996 - Feb 2024
Banks Loans: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 5,286,161.000 Dec 2023 monthly Nov 2003 - Dec 2023

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