While Brazil still garners most FDI, Panama leads in FDI as a percent of GDP.
BY LATINVEX STAFF
Mexico and Panama led
the way in Latin American growth in foreign direct investment last year,
according to a Latinvex analysis of FDI data from the United
Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC).
Meanwhile, when measuring FDI as a percent of GDP, Panama replaced Chile
as Latin America’s leader, according to Latinvex analysis of data from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) .
El Salvador is the big loser both in terms of overall FDI, FDI growth and FDI
as a percent of GDP.
MEXICO AND BRAZIL
Mexico led the way ...
Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic,
Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua,
Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela
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