Google-Translate-English to Hebrew Google-Translate-English to Japanese Google-Translate-English to Russian
Google-Translate-English to Italian Google-Translate-English to French Google-Translate-English to Dutch
Google-Translate-English to Spanish Google-Translate-English to Portuguese Google-Translate-English to German

Colombia Foreign Direct Investment up 26% in 2012

Categories: Caribbean, Colombia
Comments: No Comments
Published on: 2012/08/12

Colombia FDI up 26% in 2012: Minister – Colombia news | Colombia Reports.

Colombia FDI up 26% in 2012: Minister

Colombia FDI

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Colombia grew 26% in the first six months of 2012 compared to the same period last year, said the country’s trade minister Monday.

According to Minister Sergio Diaz-Granados, foreign investors pumped $9.4 billion into the Colombian economy in the first half of this year. In 2011, the South American country received a record $13.2 billion, 58% of which went to Colombia’s oil and mining industry.

This year’s increase in foreign investment is due to an “improved investment climate” and successful investment promotion campaigns carried out by tourism and investment promotion agency Proexport, the minister told Spanish press agency EFE.

Diaz-Granados estimated that the total FDI over 2012 will exceed $15 billion.

“These numbers ratify the good performance of the Colombian economy,” in a time the global economy is under pressure by ongoing problems in the Eurozone.

Colombia’s economy grew 4.7% in the first half year of 2012. The country’s finance minister said earlier this week he expected this growth to slow down to 4.5%

Be sure you visit about www.MarySolColombia.com and www.CartagenaAlquilaBarcos.com on our website!  Mar y Sol loves Colombia!

 

 



No Comments - Leave a comment

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>


Welcome , today is Tuesday, 2018/01/16