Taiwan FDI Statistics Summary Analysis (February 2017)
Organization: INVESTMENT COMMISSION, MOEA Publish Date: 2017-03-20 08:52
According to the statistics of Investment Commission of the Ministry of Economic Affairs,453 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects with a total amount of US$571,567,000 were approved from January to February 2017. This indicates a decrease of 7.74% in the number of cases, and a decrease of 38.65% in FDI amount compared with the same period of 2016.
With regard to inward investment from Mainland China, 27 cases were approved with an amount of US$34,923,000 from January to February 2017. This indicates increase in the FDI amount 8% compared with the same period of 2016. Aggregated from July 2009 to February 2017, 974 cases were approved with a total investment amount added up to US$1,725,767,000.
In terms of Taiwan’s outbound investment (except Mainland China), 77 projects were registered from January to February 2017 with a total amount of US$758,518,000 indicating an increase of 1.32% in the number of cases，and an increase of 57.65% in the amount as compared with the same period of 2016.
As for Taiwan’s outward investment to Mainland China, 76 applications have been approved from January to February 2017, indicating an increase of 105.41% compared with the same period of 2016. The approved investment amount is US$1,174,358,000，40.1% less than the same period in 2016.