Macau SAR, China Direct Investment Abroad

2002 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Macau SAR (China) Direct Investment Abroad

  • Macau SAR (China) Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 1.7 USD bn in Dec 2020, compared with a growth of 1.3 USD bn in the previous year.
  • Macau SAR (China) Direct Investment Abroad: USD mn data is updated yearly.
  • It is available from Dec 2002 to Dec 2020 and averaged 302.0 USD mn throughout the period.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 2.4 USD bn in Dec 2017 and a record low of -593.4 USD mn in Dec 2009.

CEIC converts annual Direct Investment Abroad into USD. The Monetary Authority of Macao provides Direct Investment Abroad in local currency. The Monetary Authority of Macau average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.


Key information about Macau SAR (China) Direct Investment Abroad

  • In the latest reports of Macau SAR (China), Current Account recorded a surplus of 3.9 USD bn in Dec 2020.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell by 7.1 USD bn in Dec 2020.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 3.8 USD bn in Dec 2020.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 7.7 USD bn in Dec 2020.

View Macau SAR, China's Direct Investment Abroad from 2002 to 2020 in the chart:

Macau SAR, China Direct Investment Abroad

What was Macau SAR, China's Direct Investment Abroad in 2020?

Macau SAR (China) Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 1.7 USD bn in Dec 2020, compared with a growth of 1.3 USD bn in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
1,728.4 2020 1,326.8 2019 -593.4 2009 2,447.7 2017 USD mn yearly 2002 - 2020

Direct Investment Abroad by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 13.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2004 - Dec 2021
Algeria (USD mn) 15.5 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Argentina (USD mn) 340.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2021
Armenia (USD mn) 8.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2021
Australia (USD mn) 7,158.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 1959 - Dec 2021
Austria (USD mn) 8,147.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1970 - Dec 2021
Azerbaijan (USD mn) -55.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Bahrain (USD mn) 64.3 2021 yearly 1975 - 2021
Bangladesh (USD mn) 36.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
Belarus (USD mn) -64.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 2,781.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 32.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) -7.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 16.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Brazil (USD mn) 2,488.6 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
Brunei (USD mn) 504.0 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Bulgaria (USD mn) 23.6 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) 29.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2021
Canada (USD mn) 49,633.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1957 - Dec 2021
Chile (USD mn) 645.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
China (USD mn) 42,000.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Colombia (USD mn) 1,080.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Croatia (USD mn) -242.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) -5,559.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 791.1 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 1,844.4 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2022
Egypt (USD mn) 94.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Estonia (USD mn) -2,234.3 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2022
European Union (USD mn) 36,064.3 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 1999 - Feb 2022
Finland (USD mn) 117.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2022
France (USD mn) 7,117.2 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Mar 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 96.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Germany (USD mn) 986.8 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1971 - Mar 2022
Ghana (USD mn) 0.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Greece (USD mn) 35.6 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 17,280.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 4,854.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 1992 - Dec 2021
Iceland (USD mn) 40.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2021
India (USD mn) 3,702.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) 1,155.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2021
Iran (USD mn) 156.0 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Ireland (USD mn) 46,868.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
Israel (USD mn) 2,723.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2021
Italy (USD mn) 4,230.0 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Feb 2022
Japan (USD mn) 6,399.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Mar 2022
Jordan (USD mn) 3.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) -139.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2022
Kenya (USD mn) 203.9 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
South Korea (USD mn) 9,112.8 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 21.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 2,366.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 0.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Latvia (USD mn) -395.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 7.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2021
Lithuania (USD mn) 92.5 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Feb 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) -26,401.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 1,728.4 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
North Macedonia (USD mn) -241.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2021
Malawi (USD mn) 18.7 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Malaysia (USD mn) -2,164.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Malta (USD mn) -1,669.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 2,113.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2021
Mexico (USD mn) -3,085.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 16.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Mongolia (USD mn) 5.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) 6.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Morocco (USD mn) 175.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2021
Mozambique (USD mn) -11.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Netherlands (USD mn) -105,936.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 274.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 822.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Norway (USD mn) 2,666.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Oman (USD mn) 535.8 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Pakistan (USD mn) 20.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -3.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Panama (USD mn) 27.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Peru (USD mn) -670.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2021
Philippines (USD mn) 502.5 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2021
Poland (USD mn) 2,192.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 257.8 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 939.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Romania (USD mn) 131.6 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Feb 2022
Russia (USD mn) 27,106.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 4,808.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Serbia (USD mn) 20.5 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Feb 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 14,953.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) 447.5 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Feb 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 186.8 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 683.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Dec 2021
Spain (USD mn) 4,600.9 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Feb 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 4.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
Sudan (USD mn) 0.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2021
Sweden (USD mn) 10,856.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1982 - Dec 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) -8,628.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Taiwan (USD mn) 2,539.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Dec 2021
Thailand (USD mn) 7,093.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Turkey (USD mn) 444.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2022
Ukraine (USD mn) 0.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Mar 2022
United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 18,924.4 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
United Kingdom (USD mn) 30,159.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1987 - Dec 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 5,531.827 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.6 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MOP bn) 192.797 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MOP bn) 0.000 2027 yearly 2001 - 2027
Govt Finance: Revenue (MOP mn) 14,366.815 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2021
Govt Finance: Expenditure (MOP mn) 16,420.604 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2021
Govt Finance: Revenue: Tax: Income, Profits and Capital Gains (IG) (MOP th) 8,991,849.000 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Govt Finance: Revenue: Tax: GS: General Taxes of Goods and Services (MOP th) 1,527,471.000 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
Govt Finance: Revenue: Tax: Goods and Services (GS) (MOP th) 33,913,048.000 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 0.000 yearly -
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,544.7 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 178.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 10.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 85.554 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 12,811.325 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 19,519.954 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,722.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 22.3 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 251,248.285 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 47,187.049 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 7.250 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 121.753 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 13.235 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 497.594 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2022
Re Exports (MOP th) 1,270,543.233 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Imports (MOP th) 13,878,907.623 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Total Exports: Asia: China (MOP th) 106,629.992 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Total Exports: Asia: Hong Kong (MOP th) 1,161,130.842 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Imports: Asia: Hong Kong (MOP th) 313,511.051 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Imports: Asia: China (MOP th) 4,009,074.024 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Imports: America: USA (MOP th) 980,955.200 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Total Exports: America: USA (MOP th) 58,415.596 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Imports: Beverages (MOP th) 352,663.623 Jan 2019 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2019
Export Quantum Index (2016=100) 122.300 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Import Quantum Index (2016=100) 224.900 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1,728.4 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 3,878.6 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 15.2 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -7,104.0 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -27.8 2020 yearly 1982 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 3,778.756 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 14.8 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -3.0 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 3,781.759 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 18.461 2027 yearly 2002 - 2027
BoP: FA: NR: Other Investment (OI) (MOP mn) -78,172.719 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: CA: Credit (MOP mn) 0.028 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: Reserve Assets (MOP mn) 21,328.312 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: NR: PI: Assets (MOP mn) 78,571.238 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: NR: DI: Lia (MOP mn) -56,754.053 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: CU: Secondary Income (MOP mn) -11,870.222 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: CU: Credit (MOP mn) 183,619.556 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: NR: DI: Assets (MOP mn) 13,808.619 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: Errors and Omissions (MOP mn) 28,345.543 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: NR: Financial Derivatives (FD) (MOP mn) -2,773.132 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Balance of Payments (BoP) (MOP mn) 21,328.312 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: CU: Goods (MOP mn) -61,488.151 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: NR: OI: Liabilities (MOP mn) 97,769.247 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: CU: Services (MOP mn) 66,192.798 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: NR: Portfolio Investment (PI) (MOP mn) 48,382.520 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (MOP mn) 59,327.652 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: NR: Direct Investment (DI) (MOP mn) 70,562.672 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: CA: Debit (MOP mn) 3.950 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: CU: Primary Income (PI) (MOP mn) 38,151.606 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: NR: PI: Liabilities (MOP mn) 30,188.718 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: CU: Debit (MOP mn) 152,633.525 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: NR: FD: Assets (MOP mn) -2,773.132 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: FA: NR: OI: Assets (MOP mn) 19,596.528 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Dissolved Companies (DP): Number (Unit) 208.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 0.7 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 138.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 1,241.938 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 9,394.016 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 85,128.326 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) -1.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1985 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 26,548.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 89.167 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 15.5 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 162,434.218 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 0.8 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1985 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 30,667.5 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 10.3 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1985 - Mar 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 41,175.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1998 - Mar 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 167,760.747 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Mar 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 8.55 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1985 - Mar 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 241.01 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Monetary Base (MOP mn) 60,101.056 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Mar 2022
Deposits (MOP mn) 1,309,593.399 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Mar 2022
Loans: Total (MOP mn) 1,352,537.473 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Mar 2022
Mortgage Loan: Value: Total (MOP th) 5,074,577.000 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022

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