Oman Foreign Direct Investment

1970 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Oman Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 2.9 USD bn in Dec 2020, compared with an increase of 4.4 USD bn in the previous year. Oman Foreign Direct Investment: USD mn net flows data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1970 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 5.9 USD bn in Dec 2018 and a record low of -2.2 USD bn in Dec 2015. CEIC converts annual Foreign Direct Investment into USD. The Central Bank of Oman provides Foreign Direct Investment in local currency. The Central Bank of Oman average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Foreign Direct Investment prior to 1996 is sourced from the World Bank.

In the latest reports of Oman, Current Account recorded a deficit of 8.7 USD bn in Dec 2020. Oman Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 535.8 USD mn in Dec 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 3.3 USD bn in Dec 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 17.3 USD bn in Dec 2020.

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Oman Foreign Direct Investment

What was Oman's Foreign Direct Investment in 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
2,860.9 2020 4,377.1 2019 -2,171.7 2015 5,940.2 2018 USD mn yearly 1970 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 275.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Algeria (USD mn) 320.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 2,827.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Armenia (USD mn) -2.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Australia (USD mn) 2,031.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1959 - Jun 2021
Austria (USD mn) -7,570.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1970 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 382.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
Bahrain (USD mn) 1,006.4 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 996.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 1,342.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 7,735.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 129.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 167.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 21.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Brazil (USD mn) 6,103.5 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jul 2021
Brunei (USD mn) -315.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (USD mn) 524.5 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Jun 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) 798.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2021
Canada (USD mn) 9,786.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1957 - Jun 2021
Chile (USD mn) 498.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Feb 2021
China (USD mn) 82,000.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2021
Colombia (USD mn) 2,092.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2021
Croatia (USD mn) 190.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (USD mn) 1,918.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 1,114.6 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Jun 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 3,985.7 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 364.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Egypt (USD mn) 1,752.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Estonia (USD mn) 161.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jul 2021
European Union (USD mn) 14,132.1 Jun 2021 monthly Apr 1999 - Jun 2021
Finland (USD mn) 234.1 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2021
France (USD mn) 1,944.6 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2021
Georgia (USD mn) 125.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2021
Germany (USD mn) -1,938.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Jul 2021
Ghana (USD mn) 838.4 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Greece (USD mn) 697.3 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 31,343.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 6,771.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2021
Iceland (USD mn) -102.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2021
India (USD mn) 5,750.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 1990 - Mar 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) 6,138.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Jun 2021
Iran (USD mn) 1,224.0 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Ireland (USD mn) 7,493.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Jun 2021
Israel (USD mn) 4,422.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1972 - Dec 2020
Italy (USD mn) 5,982.8 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 1,008.7 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Japan (USD mn) -1,154.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2021
Jordan (USD mn) 95.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 1,350.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Kenya (USD mn) 1,332.4 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
South Korea (USD mn) -127.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) 148.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 60.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 14.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Laos (USD mn) 199.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2021
Latvia (USD mn) 125.3 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 273.8 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 265.4 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) -7,111.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) -7,401.9 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
North Macedonia (USD mn) 73.2 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2021
Malawi (USD mn) 113.9 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Malaysia (USD mn) 1,326.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Malta (USD mn) 900.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 2,095.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2017 - Mar 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 6,151.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 55.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2021
Mongolia (USD mn) 132.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Jul 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 141.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Morocco (USD mn) 497.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Mozambique (USD mn) 841.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) 429.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2020
Nepal (USD mn) 60.6 Jul 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jul 2021
Netherlands (USD mn) 23,208.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 1,371.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 775.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Norway (USD mn) 6,297.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Oman (USD mn) 2,860.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Pakistan (USD mn) 167.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1997 - Mar 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) -57.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Panama (USD mn) 453.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 111.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Peru (USD mn) 455.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2021
Philippines (USD mn) 429.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2021
Poland (USD mn) -572.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2021
Portugal (USD mn) 287.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jun 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 106.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Romania (USD mn) 601.2 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2021
Russia (USD mn) 4,987.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 1,871.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Serbia (USD mn) 227.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2013 - Feb 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 22,522.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (USD mn) -384.3 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 204.7 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 410.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2021
Spain (USD mn) 6,056.5 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Jun 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 124.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Sudan (USD mn) 254.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2020
Sweden (USD mn) 8,650.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 19,099.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -13.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -883.485 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - Nov 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,121.711 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 4.1 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 42,581.5 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 55.8 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (OMR bn) 11.882 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (OMR bn) 19.727 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (OMR bn) 11.967 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Government Surplus or Deficit: Fiscal (OMR mn) -217.900 Jun 2021 monthly Jun 2003 - Jun 2021
Government Financing (OMR mn) 724.500 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2020
Government Surplus or Deficit: Remaining (OMR mn) 384.800 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2020
Government Expenditure: Current (OMR mn) 712.900 Jun 2021 monthly Jun 2003 - Jun 2021
Government Expenditure (OMR mn) 1,028.200 Jun 2021 monthly Jun 2003 - Jun 2021
Government Revenue (OMR mn) 810.300 Jun 2021 monthly Jun 2003 - Jun 2021
Government Revenue: Corporate Income Tax (OMR mn) 14.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2021
Government Expenditure: Investment (OMR mn) 95.300 Jun 2021 monthly Jun 2003 - Jun 2021
Government Debt (OMR mn) 16,372.600 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.986 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 1,702.2 May 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - May 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,246.8 May 2021 monthly Mar 2003 - May 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 72.2 May 2021 monthly Mar 2004 - May 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 608,968.066 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 80,253.436 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 4,663.564 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,544.6 May 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - May 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 17.8 May 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 223,623.077 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 76,158.372 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 35.497 Oct 2020 monthly Oct 1986 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 24.467 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 47.074 Jun 2017 monthly Nov 2009 - Jun 2017
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 227.568 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1984 - Dec 2020
Exports: Crude Oil: Japan (Barrel th) 1,001.900 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 2006 - Jul 2021
Exports: Crude Oil: China (Barrel th) 19,185.000 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 2006 - Jul 2021
Exports: Crude Oil (Barrel th) 24,165.000 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 2006 - Jul 2021
Exports: Crude Oil: India (Barrel th) 1,979.100 Jul 2021 monthly Nov 2010 - Jul 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 535.8 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -8,660.6 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.0 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,860.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 4.0 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 3,274.382 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 4.0 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 59.8 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.564 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
BoP: Current Account: Transfers (OMR mn) -3,774.000 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Liabilities (OMR mn) 324.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Assets (OMR mn) 520.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (OMR mn) 862.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Goods: Imports (OMR mn) -7,264.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Capital Account: Grants: Credit (OMR mn) 80.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Capital Account: Grants: Debit (OMR mn) 11.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: GI: Income (OMR mn) -2,073.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Liabilities (OMR mn) 1,100.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OMR mn) 843.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Capital Account (OMR mn) 91.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Services: Credit (OMR mn) 855.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (OMR mn) 1,259.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Balance of Payments (BoP) (OMR mn) -878.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Assets (OMR mn) -206.000 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Services: Debit (OMR mn) -3,204.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Services (OMR mn) -2,350.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (OMR mn) 894.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Goods: Exports (OMR mn) 11,730.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: GI: GS: Goods (OMR mn) 4,466.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: GI: Income: Credit (OMR mn) 280.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (OMR mn) -397.000 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account (OMR mn) 2,600.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: GI: Income: Debit (OMR mn) -2,353.000 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Financial Intermediation (OMR mn) 1,451.900 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Construction (OMR mn) 125.700 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Oil and Gas (OMR mn) 8,540.100 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Real Estate, Renting and Business Activities (OMR mn) 621.300 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Manufacturing (OMR mn) 1,149.400 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: India (OMR mn) 251.400 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: United States of America (OMR mn) 1,553.300 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: United Kingdom (OMR mn) 6,624.600 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Kuwait (OMR mn) 387.100 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: United Arab Emirates (OMR mn) 1,033.900 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2008 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 435.111 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 15,192.198 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 52,304.031 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2021
M2 Growth (%) 6.8 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 2006 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 17,190.9 Jun 2021 monthly Apr 1970 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 23.612 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 11.5 May 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - May 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1.821 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1969 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 54,011.212 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 4.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 63,899.1 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.4 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Jun 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 58,585.436 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1998 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 1.54 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 76.19 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Domestic Assets (OMR mn) 15,900.800 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Money Supply (OMR mn) 20,110.900 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2021
Money Supply: Quasi Money (OMR mn) 14,269.500 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2021
Deposits: Private Sector (OMR mn) 14,740.200 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2021
Non Performing Loans (OMR mn) 167.300 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2021

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