Iran Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1997 - 2017 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Iran Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a growth equal to 0.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2017, compared with a growth equal to 0.7 % in the previous year. Iran Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1997 to Dec 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 2.9 % in Dec 2002 and a record low 0.0 % in Dec 1999. CEIC calculates annual Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP from annual Foreign Direct Investment and annual Nominal GDP. CEIC shifts year-end for Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Islamic Republic of Iran provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD and Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of The Islamic Republic of Iran average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Foreign Direct Investment and Nominal GDP are reported in annual frequency, ending in March of each year.

In the latest reports of Iran, Current Account recorded a surplus of 26.7 USD bn in Mar 2019. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 2.4 USD bn in Dec 2017. Iran Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 100.0 USD mn in Dec 2017. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 73.4 USD mn in Dec 2017. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 144.7 USD bn in Mar 2020.

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Iran Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

What was Iran's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP in 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
0.5 2017 0.7 2016 0.0 1999 2.9 2002 % yearly 1997 - 2017

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Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -7,959.678 Sep 2018 quarterly Jun 2005 - Sep 2018
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Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.6 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
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