Year-on-year decreases in FDI inflows in the global oil and gas sector look set to continue in 2015, with declining crude oil and natural gas prices likely to further deter interest in the sector.
fDi Intelligence identifies the latest data trends driving crossborder greenfield investment
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The US software and IT services sector has seen a drop in crossborder investment.
An fDi Markets report shows that the Philippines almost doubled project numbers between 2011 and 2014.
Data from fDi Markets indicates a continuation of the three-year decline in North American FDI coming into Spain.
Brazil-destined FDI projects dropped by 36.9% between 2011 and 2014, while investment capital during the same period fell by 63.3%.
Tunisia’s in-bound FDI has been declining steadily in recent years, down 89.29% since 2008.
The period 2012-2014 saw a drastic decline in business services FDI, despite strong investment from Spain.
FDI into Poland’s software and IT services sector declined between 2012 and 2014.
FDI tracked into the Asia-Pacific region decreased consistently during the second quarter of 2015, with figures for capital investment, jobs and individual projects all seeing a decline as the quarter progressed.
Since 2011, Africa has witnessed a 187.5% increase in real estate FDI. Casablanca, Kampala and Accra lead the way as the top locations for investment.
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