FDI at the Global Level
Foreign Direct Investment (or FDI) â€“ is an investment made by a company or entity based in one country into a company or entity based in another county.
Open economies with skilled workforces and good growth prospects tend to attract larger amounts of foreign direct investment than closed, highly regulated economies.
According to OECD FDI Statistics, India is ranked the 14th in terms of receiving foreign direct investments from other world countries. The certain leader in getting the largest amount of FDI is China. The USA is ranked the 2nd. Concerning other BRICS countries, Brazil, Russia and China are presented in Top 10.
In terms of investing in other countries' companies, the absolute leader is the US for the last 5 years.