Eurostat, (2017), “EU Foreign Direct Investment flows”, 18 July
According to preliminary results, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from the European Union (EU) to the rest of the world amounted to €186 billion in 2016, a sharp drop (-68%) compared with the €585 bn recorded in 2015.
In the opposite direction, investment from the rest of the world into the EU stood at €280 bn, down by 41% compared with 2015 (€476 bn).
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