Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has played a key role in the modernisation of the Bangladesh economy for the last 15 years.
Inflows of Foreign Direct Investment
There was an inflows of $666m foreign direct investment in 2007 which raised significantly in 2008 to $1086m. As of 2011, inflows of foreign direct investment recorded to $1136.38m.
Inflows of foreign direct investment during 2007-2011
Source: World Investment Report 2011
Private Investment Statistics
* March, 2012
Foreign and Joint Venture Investment
In the year 2009-10 (February), there were 89 new foreign and joint venture investment projects registered to BOI which amount to $590m. The projects were invested to mainly in the service, engineering, clothing and agricultural sectors.
Sectorwise foreign and joint venture investment during 2010-2011*
* As of March, 2011
Countrywise foreign and joint venture investment during 2009-2010*
As of February, 2010