Mauritius Foreign Direct Investment

2017 - 2023 | Quarterly | USD mn | Bank of Mauritius

Key information about Mauritius Foreign Direct Investment

  • Mauritius Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 2.5 USD bn in Sep 2023, compared with an increase of 3.5 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Mauritius Foreign Direct Investment: USD mn net flows data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2017 to Sep 2023.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 6.1 USD bn in Mar 2018 and a record low of -107.0 USD mn in Sep 2017.




Related information about Mauritius Foreign Direct Investment

  • In the latest reports of Mauritius, Current Account recorded a deficit of 183.0 USD mn in Sep 2023.
  • Mauritius Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 3.4 USD bn in Sep 2023.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 1.6 USD bn in Sep 2023.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 3.2 USD bn in Mar 2023.

View Mauritius's Foreign Direct Investment from Mar 2017 to Sep 2023 in the chart:

Mauritius Foreign Direct Investment

What was Mauritius's Foreign Direct Investment in Sep 2023?

Mauritius Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 2.5 USD bn in Sep 2023, compared with an increase of 3.5 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
2,477.0 Sep 2023 3,457.0 Mar 2023 -107.0 Sep 2017 6,103.0 Mar 2018 USD mn quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2023

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 432.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2023
Algeria (USD mn) 190.0 Jun 2023 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2023
Argentina (USD mn) 6,815.7 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2023
Armenia (USD mn) -163.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2023
Australia (USD mn) 17,436.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Sep 1959 - Mar 2024
Austria (USD mn) 3,220.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1970 - Dec 2023
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) 71.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2023
Belgium (USD mn) 3,191.9 Mar 2023 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2023
Bolivia (USD mn) 313.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2023
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 160.7 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2023
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) 2,402.9 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2024
China (USD mn) 10,300.0 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) 1,353.9 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2023
Czech Republic (USD mn) 965.8 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2023
Denmark (USD mn) -1,108.2 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Ecuador (USD mn) 87.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2023
Egypt (USD mn) 2,321.7 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2023
Estonia (USD mn) 184.6 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2023
European Union (USD mn) 21,374.9 Mar 2024 monthly Apr 1999 - Mar 2024
Finland (USD mn) 1,238.1 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
France (USD mn) -1,075.6 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2024
Georgia (USD mn) 302.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2023
Germany (USD mn) 3,749.4 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1971 - Mar 2024
Ghana (USD mn) 324.8 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2022
Greece (USD mn) 304.2 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2023
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 25,116.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2023
Hungary (USD mn) -89,140.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2023
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) 3,942.7 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1972 - Dec 2023
Italy (USD mn) 5,671.1 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2024
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 1,599.1 2022 yearly 1970 - 2022
Japan (USD mn) 9,298.3 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Mar 2024
Jordan (USD mn) 154.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2023
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 2,830.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1997 - Mar 2024
Kenya (USD mn) 393.6 2022 yearly 1970 - 2022
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) -336.6 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2024
Luxembourg (USD mn) -131,420.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2023
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) 22,429.2 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2023
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) 109.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2023
Mongolia (USD mn) 219.7 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2009 - Apr 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) 169.1 Jun 2023 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 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) 1,680.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2023
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) 258.0 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1997 - Mar 2024
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 47.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2023
Panama (USD mn) 779.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2023
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) 826.1 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2023
Poland (USD mn) 2,762.0 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2024
Portugal (USD mn) 904.4 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2023
Qatar (USD mn) 29.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2023
Romania (USD mn) 881.6 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2024
Russia (USD mn) -3,075.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2023
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 3,516.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2023
Serbia (USD mn) 362.6 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2013 - Mar 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) 864.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1985 - Dec 2023
Spain (USD mn) -1,186.1 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 1990 - Apr 2023
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 250.9 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2023
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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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.4 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2023
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 250.491 Nov 2023 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2023
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.9 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 9,883.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2024
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 69.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MUR bn) 151.348 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MUR bn) 327.894 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Forecast: Government Revenue (MUR bn) 145.997 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Public Debt: Domestic (MUR mn) 398,699.290 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
Public Debt: External (MUR mn) 113,269.450 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
Public Debt: General Government (MUR mn) 451,538.840 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.943 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Trade Balance (USD mn) -370.4 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Total Exports (USD mn) 189.8 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Total Exports Growth (%) -3.8 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2024
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 14,274.157 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 32,861.828 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 13,952.492 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Imports (USD mn) 560.2 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Total Imports Growth (%) 9.0 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2024
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 157,894.165 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 15,977.101 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 39.655 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2023
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 20.567 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2023
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 6.696 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1997 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 0.759 Jan 2024 monthly Nov 1979 - Jan 2024
Exports: SITC: ES: Food and Live Animals (MUR mn) 2,980.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Exports: SITC: Estimates of Ships Stores and Bunkers (MUR mn) 2,140.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 2006 - Mar 2024
Exports: SITC: Exclusive Ships Stores and Bunkers (ES) (MUR mn) 6,677.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Exports: SITC: ES: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Material (MUR mn) 714.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Exports: Standard International Trade Classification (SITC) (MUR mn) 8,817.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Exports: SITC: ES: Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles (MUR mn) 2,072.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Re-Exports: SITC (MUR mn) 5,230.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1985 - Dec 2023
Imports: SITC (MUR mn) 26,024.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Imports: SITC: Food and Live Animals (MUR mn) 4,661.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Imports: SITC: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (MUR mn) 6,191.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Imports: SITC: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Material (MUR mn) 2,928.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Imports: SITC: Machinery and Transport Equipment (MUR mn) 6,656.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Imports: SITC: Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles (MUR mn) 2,193.000 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Imports: Asia: India (MUR mn) 12,410.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2023
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,032.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2023
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -183.0 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2023
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,477.0 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 37.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 908.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 21.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 795.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 113.000 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2023
External Debt (USD mn) 196,972.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2024
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 1,337.8 2023 yearly 2009 - 2023
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 9,947.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2024
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 64.1 2023 yearly 2009 - 2023
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.100 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 16,382.963 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) 16,518.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 24,302,839.000 2022 yearly 2010 - 2022
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 586,284.000 2022 yearly 2010 - 2022
External Debt: Long Term (MUR mn) 8,770,900.838 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2024
FDI: Real Estate Activities (MUR mn) 21,117.937 2023 yearly 2005 - 2023
FDI: Accommodation and Food Service Activities (MUR mn) 2,965.195 2023 yearly 2005 - 2023
FDI: DV: Asia and Oceania: Asia: South & East Asia: East Asia: China (MUR mn) 247.385 2023 yearly 1990 - 2023
FDI: Developed Countries: Europe: EU 27: United Kingdom (MUR mn) 1,528.668 2023 yearly 1990 - 2023
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (MUR mn) 37,010.530 2023 yearly 1990 - 2023
FDI: DV: Africa: South Africa (MUR mn) 3,838.223 2023 yearly 1990 - 2023
FDI: Developed Countries: Europe: EU 27: France (MUR mn) 6,933.971 2023 yearly 1990 - 2023
Direct Investment Abroad: Real Estate Activities (MUR mn) 420.300 2023 yearly 2000 - 2023
Direct Investment Abroad: Manufacturing (MUR mn) 102.100 2023 yearly 2000 - 2023
Direct Investment Abroad: Financial and Insurance Activities (MUR mn) 155.000 2023 yearly 2000 - 2023
Direct Investment Abroad: Accommodation and Food Service Activities (MUR mn) 20.000 2023 yearly 2000 - 2023
Direct Investment Abroad: DV: Africa: Mozambique (MUR mn) 0.000 2023 yearly 2000 - 2023
Direct Investment Abroad: DV: Africa: South Africa (MUR mn) 101.900 2023 yearly 2000 - 2023
Direct Investment Abroad: DV: Africa: Madagascar (MUR mn) 32.407 2023 yearly 2000 - 2023
Direct Investment Abroad: Developed Countries: Europe: EU 27: France (MUR mn) 104.300 2023 yearly 2000 - 2023
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2023
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 20.6 Jun 2018 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2018
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 1,098.206 Apr 2024 monthly Jun 2005 - Apr 2024
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 18,852.153 Apr 2024 monthly Jul 1976 - Apr 2024
M2 Growth (%) 9.9 Apr 2024 monthly Jul 1977 - Apr 2024
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 9.0 May 2024 monthly Jul 1998 - May 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 5,958.3 Apr 2024 monthly Mar 1960 - Apr 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 42.338 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2023
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 10.7 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 930.106 May 2024 monthly Dec 1976 - May 2024
Total Deposits (USD mn) 38,779.429 Apr 2024 monthly Jun 2005 - Apr 2024
Total Deposits Growth (%) 5.7 Apr 2024 monthly Jun 2006 - Apr 2024
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 19,186.8 Apr 2024 monthly Jun 2005 - Apr 2024
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 11.2 Apr 2024 monthly Jun 2006 - Apr 2024
Total Loans (USD mn) 9,880.326 May 2023 monthly Oct 2018 - May 2023
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 68.27 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2023
Broad Money Liabilities: M3: M2 (MUR mn) 882,967.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jun 2005 - Apr 2024
Broad Money Liabilities: M3 (MUR mn) 884,491.000 Apr 2024 monthly Apr 2008 - Apr 2024
Broad Money Liabilities: M3: M2: Deposit Liabilities (DL) (MUR mn) 494,790.000 Oct 2018 monthly Oct 2017 - Oct 2018
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: USD (USD mn) 7,730.337 May 2024 monthly Dec 1999 - May 2024
Official Reserve Assets: Foreign Currency Reserves (FC) (USD mn) 5,958.284 Apr 2024 monthly Aug 2007 - Apr 2024
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -9.1 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2019
Business Confidence Indicator: Manufacturing (% Point) 143.597 Mar 2018 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2018
Business Confidence Indicator: Services (% Point) 207.467 Mar 2018 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2018
Business Confidence Indicator (% Point) 11.200 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

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