Kuwait Foreign Direct Investment

2012 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Kuwait Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell by 380.8 USD mn in Mar 2020, compared with an increase of 4.9 USD mn in the previous quarter. Kuwait Foreign Direct Investment: USD mn net flows data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2012 to Mar 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 2.6 USD bn in Dec 2012 and a record low of -380.8 USD mn in Mar 2020. CEIC converts quarterly Foreign Direct Investment into USD. The Central Bank of Kuwait provides Foreign Direct Investment in local currency. The Central Bank of Kuwait average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports of Kuwait, Current Account recorded a surplus of 1.4 USD bn in Mar 2020. Kuwait Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 2.3 USD bn in Mar 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 49.5 USD mn in Mar 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 30.1 USD bn in Mar 2020.

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Kuwait Foreign Direct Investment

What was Kuwait's Foreign Direct Investment in Mar 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-380.8 Mar 2020 4.9 Dec 2019 -380.8 Mar 2020 2,562.7 Dec 2012 USD mn quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 277.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2020
Algeria (USD mn) 270.0 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 1,517.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 96.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2020
Australia (USD mn) 3,577.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1959 - Sep 2020
Austria (USD mn) -14,504.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1970 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) -577.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2020
Bahrain (USD mn) 941.6 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Bangladesh (USD mn) 540.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2003 - Sep 2020
Belarus (USD mn) -55.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.6 2017 yearly 1988 - 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -10,753.192 2017 yearly 1988 - 2017
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 128.142 Dec 2015 monthly Sep 2003 - Dec 2015
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 1.4 2017 yearly 1986 - 2017
National Government Debt (USD mn) 3,442.1 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 4.2 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KWD bn) 23.881 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KWD bn) 38.428 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (KWD bn) 22.442 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Government Revenue (KWD mn) 13,633.900 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Current (KWD mn) 12,125.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Revenue: Tax (KWD mn) 486.000 2016 yearly 1987 - 2016
Government Expenditure: Capital (KWD mn) 226.000 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Government Surplus/Deficit (KWD mn) -3,247.800 2018 yearly 1989 - 2018
Government Expenditure (KWD mn) 18,245.900 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Public Debt (KWD mn) 1,050.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2020

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