Software and IT services was Asia-Pacific’s top FDI sector by project number in the first half of 2017, with 272 projects in the region.
Business services was second, with 153 projects in H1.
Financial services saw 123 projects in the first half of the year, with industrial machinery, equipment and tools sector having 91. Transportation was not far behind, with 85 projects in the first six months of the year.
The chart was produced using fDi Markets, which gives real-time crossborder greenfield investment data on all sectors and locations. For more information visit fdimarkets.com.