Foreign investment up 20.6% at end of July 2018 (FIPA)
24/08/2018 17:53, TUNIS/Tunisia

(TAP) - Foreign investment flows reached 1,345.2 million dinars (MD) at the end of July 2018, up 20.6 percent compared to the same period of 2017 and 26.9% compared to 2016.

According to statistics published recently by the Foreign Investment Promotion Agency (FIPA), foreign investments are distributed at a rate of 77.2 MD in portfolio and 1,268 MD in foreign direct investment (FDI), which grew 19.5% compared to last year.

Foreign investment in the industrial sector went up by 15% from July 2017 to 477.9 MD, while energy investment increased 13.1% to 616.6 MD.

In the services sector, foreign investment jumped 73.1 percent to 167.5 million and those in agriculture 52.5 percent to 5.89 million.

Twitter Updates Newsletter Signup Contact Us

To receive our newsletter,register

tel: 71889000
fax: 71883500, 71888999