Global FDI flows plummeted in 2020

Global Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) flows dropped 38% in 2020 to $846 billion, the lowest level since 2005, new OECD data and analysis show. That represented only 1% of world GDP, a level not seen since 1999, according to the Paris-based Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development. Inflows to the OECD area dropped 51% to $389 billion , partly due to significant