Laos Foreign Portfolio Investment

1994 - 2022 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Laos Foreign Portfolio Investment

  • Laos Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 7.348 USD mn in Mar 2022, compared with a drop of 225.803 USD mn in the previous quarter.
  • Laos Foreign Portfolio Investment: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1994 to Mar 2022.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 406.161 USD mn in Sep 2018 and a record low of -225.803 USD mn in Dec 2021.

CEIC extends history for quarterly Foreign Portfolio Investment. The Bank of the Lao PDR provides Foreign Portfolio Investment in USD. Foreign Portfolio Investmen prior to Q1 2012 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.


Related information about Laos Foreign Portfolio Investment

  • In the latest reports of Laos, Current Account recorded a surplus of 126.943 USD mn in Mar 2022.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 130.937 USD mn in Mar 2022.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 19.074 USD bn in Dec 2021.

View Laos's Foreign Portfolio Investment from Mar 1994 to Mar 2022 in the chart:

Laos Foreign Portfolio Investment

What was Laos's Foreign Portfolio Investment in Mar 2022?

Laos Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 7.348 USD mn in Mar 2022, compared with a drop of 225.803 USD mn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
7.348 Mar 2022 -225.803 Dec 2021 -225.803 Dec 2021 406.161 Sep 2018 USD mn quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) -64.305 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Argentina (USD mn) -1,394.474 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Armenia (USD mn) -40.567 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Australia (USD mn) 46,879.791 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1988 - Mar 2022
Austria (USD mn) 11,775.317 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) -48.789 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2013 - Mar 2022
Bahrain (USD mn) 946.339 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Mar 2022
Bangladesh (USD mn) -67.073 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 5.238 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 15,005.903 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 53.702 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 0.384 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Botswana (USD mn) 75.519 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 556.947 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) -344.834 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2021
Canada (USD mn) 58,787.935 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1950 - Mar 2022
Chile (USD mn) 8,632.467 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
China (USD mn) -38,689.187 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Colombia (USD mn) 800.423 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Croatia (USD mn) 286.401 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 423.762 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) -5,430.502 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Denmark (USD mn) -9,475.843 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 94.257 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Egypt (USD mn) -14,753.100 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
Estonia (USD mn) 552.630 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
European Union (USD mn) 12,271.130 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Finland (USD mn) 8,562.424 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
France (USD mn) -27,424.440 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Jun 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 66.273 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Germany (USD mn) 23,831.843 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1971 - Mar 2022
Ghana (USD mn) -69.820 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Greece (USD mn) 1,204.018 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 7,556.345 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Hungary (USD mn) -113.798 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
Iceland (USD mn) 31.891 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
India (USD mn) -14,288.970 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2009 - Mar 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) -1,929.643 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Iran (USD mn) 164.500 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Ireland (USD mn) -17,058.437 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Israel (USD mn) 3,798.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Italy (USD mn) -7,826.850 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 880.222 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Japan (USD mn) -81,814.991 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Jordan (USD mn) -82.370 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) -440.203 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1997 - Mar 2022
Kenya (USD mn) -169.201 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
South Korea (USD mn) -681.500 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
Kuwait (USD mn) 506.970 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Laos (USD mn) 7.348 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Latvia (USD mn) -295.042 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) -320.050 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Lithuania (USD mn) -2,025.144 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) -37,630.584 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 3,778.756 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
North Macedonia (USD mn) -29.801 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Malawi (USD mn) 383.486 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Malaysia (USD mn) 899.775 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Malta (USD mn) 341.112 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) 386.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 3,523.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Moldova (USD mn) 0.170 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2020
Mongolia (USD mn) 16.130 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) -56.372 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Morocco (USD mn) 34.421 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Netherlands (USD mn) 53,056.847 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) 3,221.297 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1995 - Mar 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 1,542.127 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Norway (USD mn) 3,294.734 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Oman (USD mn) 3,274.382 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Pakistan (USD mn) 568.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 18.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Panama (USD mn) -31.873 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 214.821 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Peru (USD mn) -361.004 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 979.828 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Poland (USD mn) -3,015.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 4,959.692 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 126.099 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Romania (USD mn) 2,063.617 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Russia (USD mn) -10,448.510 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 7,540.155 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Serbia (USD mn) -253.471 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Singapore (USD mn) -1,007.644 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) -118.782 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 638.372 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 4,220.669 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2022
Spain (USD mn) -2,690.966 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) -297.189 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Sudan (USD mn) 0.290 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2004 - Mar 2022
Sweden (USD mn) 5,409.903 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1982 - Mar 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) -25,751.958 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Taiwan (USD mn) -14,718.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2022
Thailand (USD mn) 3,623.920 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Tunisia (USD mn) -30.544 2020 yearly 1976 - 2020
Turkey (USD mn) -2,145.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2022
Ukraine (USD mn) -167.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.3 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -240.162 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 1,911.098 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 10.0 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LAK bn) 50,372.610 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LAK bn) 152,655.509 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
Forecast: Government Revenue (LAK bn) 40,599.931 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: Income Tax (LAK bn) 1,619.010 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: Revenue (LAK bn) 21,795.660 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: VAT (LAK bn) 5,201.470 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: TE: Capital Expenditure (LAK bn) 12,572.610 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: Total Expenditure (TE) (LAK bn) 31,002.850 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: Excise Tax (LAK bn) 4,742.820 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Govt Budget: TE: Current Expenditure (CE) (LAK bn) 18,430.240 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 10.386 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 250.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,114.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 3.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 910.296 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 262.842 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 260.185 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,713.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -0.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 28,342.022 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 44,283.199 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 19.224 Apr 2022 monthly Feb 2005 - Apr 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 4.620 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 342.909 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1996 - Apr 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 201.771 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1996 - Apr 2022
Exports: Wood Products, Pulp of Wood and Paper (USD mn) 84.790 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Exports: Plastic and Rubber Products (USD mn) 113.220 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Foods, Beverages, Pharmaceutical Products & Consumer Goods (USD mn) 212.610 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Machinery and Mechanical Equipment (USD mn) 219.140 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Exports: Agricultural Products (USD mn) 216.790 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Iron, Steel and Other Metal Products (USD mn) 124.620 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Crude Oil, Fuel, Lubricant and Others (USD mn) 159.320 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Exports: Mineral Products (USD mn) 383.070 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Electrical Machinery and Equipment (USD mn) 157.350 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports: Extra-ASEAN: EU 27 Countries (USD th) 131,167.000 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Exports: Intra-ASEAN: Vietnam (USD th) 1,268,960.000 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 126.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 2.3 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 130.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 5.6 2021 yearly 1988 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7.348 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.6 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 7.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 10,213.4 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 53.8 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.575 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
BoP: FA: Porfolio Investment (USD mn) 361.05 Dec 2017 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2017
FDI: Vietnam (USD th) 64,508.549 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
FDI: France (USD th) 440,000.000 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
FDI: Korea (USD th) 0.000 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
FDI (USD th) 7,927,677.215 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
FDI: Thailand (USD th) 722,969.507 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
FDI: Electricity, Gas and Air-Conditioning Supply (USD mn) 711.800 2017 yearly 2015 - 2017
FDI: Mining and Quarrying (USD mn) 126.792 2017 yearly 2015 - 2017
FDI: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (USD mn) 381.683 2017 yearly 2015 - 2017
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD mn) 9,819.134 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 2.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2017 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 1,479.117 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 12,732.406 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) 29.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 1,290.1 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1988 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 31.692 May 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - May 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 12,028.146 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 18.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 10,088.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1991 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 29.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1992 - Mar 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 8,080.012 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2004 - Mar 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 21.63 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 43.23 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Monetary Survey: Broad Money (M2) (LAK bn) 147,479.459 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1991 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Narrow Money (M1) (LAK bn) 17,132.609 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1991 - Mar 2022
Reserve Requirement Rate: LAK (%) 3.000 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Commercial Banks (CB): Loans: Total (LAK bn) 93,590.777 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2004 - Mar 2022

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