• An Giang
  • Binh Duong
  • Binh Phuoc
  • Binh Thuan
  • Binh Dinh
  • Bac Lieu
  • Bac Giang
  • Bac Kan
  • Bac Ninh
  • Ben Tre
  • Cao Bang
  • Ca Mau
  • Can Tho
  • Dien Bien
  • Da Nang
  • Da Lat
  • Dak Lak
  • Dak Nong
  • Dong Nai
  • Dong Thap
  • Gia Lai
  • Ha Noi
  • Ho Chi Minh
  • Ha Giang
  • Ha Nam
  • Ha Tinh
  • Hoa Binh
  • Hung Yen
  • Hai Duong
  • Hai Phong
  • Hau Giang
  • Khanh Hoa
  • Kien Giang
  • Kon Tum
  • Lai Chau
  • Long An
  • Lao Cai
  • Lam Dong
  • Lang Son
  • Nam Dinh
  • Nghe An
  • Ninh Binh
  • Ninh Thuan
  • Phu Tho
  • Phu Yen
  • Quang Binh
  • Quang Nam
  • Quang Ngai
  • Quang Ninh
  • Quang Tri
  • Soc Trang
  • Son La
  • Thanh Hoa
  • Thai Binh
  • Thai Nguyen
  • Thua Thien Hue
  • Tien Giang
  • Tra Vinh
  • Tuyen Quang
  • Tay Ninh
  • Vinh Long
  • Vinh Phuc
  • Vung Tau
  • Yen Bai

FDI attraction up over 13% in three months

VGP - Viet Nam lured close to US$6.17 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) from the beginning of this year to March 20, up 13.4 percent year-on-year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

March 28, 2024 4:00 PM GMT+7
FDI attraction up over 13% in three months - Ảnh 1.

As of March 20, FDI disbursement is estimated at about US$4.63 billion, an annual rise of 7.1 percent - Photo: VGP/Thuy Dung

In the period, there were 644 newly-registered projects with total registered capital of US$4.77 billion, up 23.4 percent and 57.9 percent compared to the same period last year, respectively.

Meanwhile, foreign investors increased investments by over US$934.6 million in 248 existing projects, down 22.6 percent and up 6 percent year-on-year, respectively.

The value of capital contribution and share purchase deals decreased by 61.7 percent to US$466.2 million.

As of March 20, FDI disbursement was estimated at about US$4.63 billion, an annual rise of 7.1 percent.

The manufacturing and processing sector led in FDI attraction, with close to US$3.93 billion, followed by real estate with more than US$1.58 billion.

Ha Noi received the lion's share with US$970.8 million of the foreign investment, up 6.1 times against last year. The northern province of Bac Ninh came second with over US$745.2 million, followed by Quang Ninh, Thai Nguyen, Ho Chi Minh City, and Dong Nai.

Viet Nam is home to 39,758 valid FDI projects worth US$475.83 billion. Of the figure, US$301.8 billion have been disbursed, making up 63.4 percent.

So far, South Korea has topped the list of 145 countries and territories pouring capital into Viet Nam with nearly US$86.9 billion. It was followed by Singapore US$77.2 billion, Japan, Taiwan, and Hong Kong./.