Fall in FDI capital disbursed in November

The Foreign Investment Agency recently announced that the total foreign direct investment capital disbursed in November was US$900 million, down 5 percent compared to the same period last year.

However, registered capital reached nearly $1.7 billion in November, an increase of 8 percent compared to that in November last year. Implemented FDI capital in the first eleven months of this year touched $9.9 billion, a decrease of 1.5 percent while registered FDI capital touched $12.18 billion, a drop of 21.4 percent.

Industrial processing and manufacturing sector continued to attract most FDI capital with 11-month investment at $8.5 billion. Japan is currently the country with the most registered investment in Vietnam at a total investment amount of $5.05 billion.

Binh Duong Province attracted the most FDI capital with $2.3 billion in the past 11 months, accounting for 18.8 percent of total registered FDI capital. Ho Chi Minh City followed with $1.15 billion.

By T.Van – Translated by Thuy Doan

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