Syria Foreign Direct Investment

1970 - 2011 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Syria Foreign Direct Investment

  • Syria Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 804.2 USD mn in Dec 2011, compared with an increase of 1.5 USD bn in the previous year.
  • Syria Foreign Direct Investment: USD mn net flows data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1970 to Dec 2011.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 2.6 USD bn in Dec 2009 and a record low of -0.1 USD mn in Dec 1970.

CEIC extends history for annual Foreign Direct Investment. The Central Bank of Syria provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD. Foreign Direct Investment prior to 1993 is sourced from the World Bank.


Related information about Syria Foreign Direct Investment

  • In the latest reports of Syria, Current Account recorded a deficit of 169.8 USD mn in Dec 2020.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 12.1 USD bn in Dec 2021.

View Syria's Foreign Direct Investment from 1970 to 2011 in the chart:

Syria Foreign Direct Investment

What was Syria's Foreign Direct Investment in 2011?

Syria Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 804.2 USD mn in Dec 2011, compared with an increase of 1.5 USD bn in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
804.2 2011 1,469.2 2010 -0.1 1970 2,569.5 2009 USD mn yearly 1970 - 2011

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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) 831.7 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 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) -581.7 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Feb 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 (%) -2.2 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 5,640.444 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SYP bn) 799.504 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SYP bn) 838.214 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010
Forecast: Government Revenue (SYP bn) 582.024 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010
General Budget: Overall Balance incl Price Stabilization Fund (SYP mn) -60,957.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
General Budget: Expenditure (SYP mn) 695,384.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
General Budget: Expenditure: Current (SYP mn) 452,319.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
General Budget: Expenditure: Capital (SYP mn) 243,065.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
General Budget: Revenue (SYP mn) 634,425.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
General Budget: Financing (SYP mn) 60,957.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 18.283 2010 yearly 1981 - 2010
Trade Balance (USD mn) 771.7 2023 yearly 1950 - 2023
Total Exports (USD mn) 980.7 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1960 - Feb 2024
Total Exports Growth (%) 185.6 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1961 - Feb 2024
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 35,028.428 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 14,405.370 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 172.324 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Imports (USD mn) 516.4 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1960 - Feb 2024
Total Imports Growth (%) 29.7 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1961 - Feb 2024
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 32,037.861 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 69,096.825 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 2.068 Feb 2024 monthly Jul 1987 - Feb 2024
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1.025 Feb 2024 monthly Oct 2015 - Feb 2024
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 0.264 Feb 2024 monthly Oct 2014 - Feb 2024
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 68.126 Feb 2024 monthly Jul 1990 - Feb 2024
Imports: Value (SYP mn) 13,153,168.000 2021 yearly 1981 - 2021
Exports: Value (SYP mn) 3,822,093.000 2021 yearly 1981 - 2021
Re-Exports: Value (SYP mn) 14,757.000 2021 yearly 1983 - 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -169.8 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 804.2 2011 yearly 1970 - 2011
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.2 2011 yearly 1990 - 2011
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.707 2010 yearly 1980 - 2010
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 13,474.961 2010 yearly 2007 - 2010
BoP: Reserve Assets (USD mn) 7,128.320 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 2,077.740 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Credit: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 3,448.666 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Credit: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 315.280 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Debit: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 12.627 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
BoP: Debit: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 1,370.926 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Credit: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 6,245.740 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) -163.620 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: CA: Income (USD mn) 34.095 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) 804.163 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 3,373.543 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Goods (USD mn) -3,206.064 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
BoP: Debit: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 478.900 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Credit: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 311.801 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
BoP: Credit: CA: Income (USD mn) 53.225 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -373.078 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Debit: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 6,415.507 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) -371.341 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -167.496 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Debit: CA: Income (USD mn) 19.130 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
BoP: Debit: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 683.142 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
BoP: Credit: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 3,386.170 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
BoP: Debit: CA: Goods and Services: Goods (USD mn) 5,700.608 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
BoP: Credit: CA: Goods and Services: Goods (USD mn) 2,494.544 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.6 2011 yearly 2004 - 2011
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 18,756.126 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 1994 - Dec 2011
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 33,769.510 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 1994 - Dec 2011
M2 Growth (%) -7.8 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 1995 - Dec 2011
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 16,221.1 Jun 2011 monthly Dec 1950 - Jun 2011
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 31.149 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.8 Jun 2011 quarterly Mar 1960 - Jun 2011
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 54.200 Jun 2011 quarterly Dec 1950 - Jun 2011
Total Deposits (USD mn) 20,275.678 2011 yearly 1998 - 2011
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 29,083.7 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2001 - Dec 2011
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 23.0 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2002 - Dec 2011
Household Debt (USD mn) 8,543.6 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2006 - Dec 2011
Total Loans (USD mn) 22,819.559 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2006 - Dec 2011
Total Loans Growth (%) -3.07 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2007 - Dec 2011
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 20.75 2011 yearly 2006 - 2011
Monetary Survey: M2: Liabilities: Money Supply (M1) (SYP mn) 1,045,091.314 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 1994 - Dec 2011
Monetary Survey: Broad Money (M2) (SYP mn) 1,881,637.107 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 1994 - Dec 2011
Local Banks: Deposits: PR: Resident: Households (SYP mn) 655,476.217 2011 yearly 2004 - 2011
Local Banks: Credits: PR: Resident: Business Sector (SYP mn) 198,647.777 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2006 - Dec 2011
Local Banks: Credits (SYP mn) 1,271,505.830 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2006 - Dec 2011
Local Banks: Credits: PR: Resident: Households (SYP mn) 476,048.476 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2006 - Dec 2011

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