The volume of the foreign direct investments attracted from the beginning of investing in the economy of the region as of 31.12.2019 is $3,797.6 mln. According to this indicator the region has been leading among the regions of Ukraine for 10 years.
Investments in the regional economy came from 59 countries of the world. 88.3% ($3346.3 mln) of the total amount of foreign direct investment was allocated from the EU countries.
Major investor countries:
By types of economic activities the biggest volume of direct investments was intended to industry – $2405 mln (63.3% of the total volume), of which $1374.5 mln was directed to the processing industry and $953.9 mln to the extractive industry.
The second place by the volume of investments is occupied by services – $1340.1 mln (35.3%). Most investments are directed to wholesale and retail trade ̶ ̶ $556.6 miln, real estate operations ̶ $459.9 mln and administrative and support services ̶ $149.4 mln.
Investments in agriculture and construction, which amounted to $23 mln (0.6%) and $29.5 mln (0.8%) respectively, are almost at the same level.
In 2019, foreign investors invested $52.8 mln in the economy of Dnipropetrovsk region, which is 38% more than last year.
The volume of direct investments (equity capital) from the region into the world economy amounted to $20.7 mln at the end of 2019.