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FDI Inflows (2007-08)

Of the total FDI amounting to $ 56450 million in first 11 months of fiscal 2007-08, direct investment stood at $ 25455 million. of this, equity investment accounts for the major share with $ 20636 million. Portfolio investments totaled $ 30995 million.

India: Foreign Investment Inflows (Fiscal 2007-08)
(In US$ Million)

SEGMENT

MONTH

Apr.

May

June

July

Aug.

Sept.

Oct.

Nov.

Dec.

Jan.

Feb.

Apr. to Feb

A. Direct Investment
(I+II+III)

1643

2120

1238

705

831

713

2027

1864

1558

1767

5670

25455

1. Equity (a+b+c+d+e)

1643

2120

1238

705

831

713

2027

1864

1558

1767

5670

20636

a. Govt. (SIA/FIPB)

76

847

177

177

76

117

95

82

127

221

259

2254

b. RBI

699

1050

912

515

512

201

1710

965

1385

884

4704

13537

c. NRI

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

d. Acquisition of shares.

868

223

149

13

243

395

222

817

46

662

707

4345

e. Equity capital of unincorporated bodies#

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

500

Reinvested earnings+

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

4476

Other capital ++

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

343

B. Portfolio Investment (a+b+c)

1974

1852

3664

6713

-2875

7081

9564

-107

5294

6739

-8904

30995

a. GDRs/ADRs##

11

5

300

2028

448

1

2731

158

2708

249

87

8726

b. FIIs**

1963

1847

3279

4685

-3323

7057

6833

-265

2396

6490

-8991

21971

c. Offshore funds & others

-

-

85

-

-

23

-

-

190

-

-

298

Total (A+B)

3617

3972

4902

7418

-2044

7794

11591

1757

6852

8506

-3234

56450


* : Relates to acquisition of shares of Indian companies by non-residents under Section 6 of FEMA, 1999.  Data on such acquisitions have been included as part of FDI since January 1996.
** : Represents inflow of funds (net) by Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs).
# : Figures for equity capital of unincorporated bodies for 2006-07 and 2007-08 (April-December) are estimates.
# # : Represents the amount raised by Indian Corporates through Global Depository Receipts (GDRs) and American Depository Receipts (ADRs).
+ : Data for 2006-07 and 2007-08 are estimated as average of previous two years.  
++: Data pertain to inter company debt transactions of FDI entities.
‡ : Include swap of shares of US $ 3.1 billion.
Notes :
1. Data on FDI have been revised since 2000-01 with expanded coverage to approach international best practices.
2. These data, therefore, are not comparable with FDI data for previous years. Also see ‘Notes on Tables ‘of Table No 42&43.
3. Monthly data on components of FDI as per expanded coverage are not available.
 

SOURCE: Reserve Bank of India

In recent times transational corporations from many developing and transition ecionomies have become very important investors in developed as well as less developeed countries either through M&A route or through greenfield investments. According to a reserve Bank of India report, TNCs from economies like China, Brazil, India, Russia and South Africa have emerged as global leaders in manufacturing and services sectors. The UNCTAD's World Investment Report 2007 revealed that global outward FDI amopunted to $ 1216 billion in 2006 registering significant growth in last 17 years from $ 230 billion in 1990.

OUTWARD FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT: WORLD & DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
(In US$ Billion*)

 

2004

2005

2006

A. World outward FDI flows

877

837

1216

Outward FDI flows from developing economies.

117

116

174

 Of which

 

 

 

South Africa

1.4

0.9

6.7

Brazil

9.8

2.5

28.2

China

5.5

12.3

16.1

Korea

4.7

4.3

7.1

India

2.2

2.5

9.7

Singapore

8.1

5.0

8.6

Russian Federation

13.8

12.8

18.0

B. World outward FDI stock

10325

10579

12474

C. Income on outward direct investment

607

845

972

D. Cross border M&As

381

716

880

E. Total asset of foreign affiliates

42807

42637

51187

F. Exports of foreign affiliates

3733

4197

4707

G. Employment of foreign affiliates ('000)

59458

63770

72627

* Value at current prices

SOURCE: UNCTAD, World Investment Reports (2006 & 2007)

 

India: Foreign Investment Inflows (Fiscal 2007-08)
 (In US$ Million)


SEGMENT
 

 

YEAR

1995-96

1996-97

1997-98

1998-99

1999-2000

2000-01

2001-02

2002-03

2003-04

2004-05

2005-06

2006-07

A. Direct Investment
(I+II+III)

2144

2821

3557

2462

2155

4029

6130

5035

4322

6051

8961

22079

1. Equity (a+b+c+d+e)

2144

2821

3557

2462

2155

2400

4095

2764

2229

3778

5975

16482

a. Govt. (SIA/FIPB)

1249

1922

2754

1821

1410

1456

2221

919

928

1062

1126

2156

b. RBI

169

135

202

179

171

454

767

739

534

1258

2233

7151

c. NRI

715

639

241

62

84

67

35

-

-

-

-

-

d. Acquisition of shares.

11

125

360

400

490

362

881

916

735

930

2181

6278

e. Equity capital of unincorporated bodies#

-

-

-

-

-

61

191

190

32

528

435

897

Reinvested earnings+

-

-

-

-

-

1350

1645

1833

1460

1904

2760

5091

Other capital ++

-

-

-

-

-

279

390

438

633

369

226

506

B. Portfolio Investment (a+b+c)

2748

3312

1828

-61

3026

2760

2021

979

11377

9315

12492

7003

a. GDRs/ADRs##

683

1366

645

270

768

831

477

600

459

613

2552

3776

b. FIIs**

2009

1926

979

-390

2135

1847

1505

377

10918

8686

9926

3225

c. Offshore funds & others

56

20

204

59

123

82

39

2

-

16

14

2

Total (A+B)

4892

6133

5385

2401

5181

6789

8151

6014

15699

15366

21453

29082


* : Relates to acquisition of shares of Indian companies by non-residents under Section 6 of FEMA, 1999.  Data on such acquisitions have been included as part of FDI since January 1996.
** : Represents inflow of funds (net) by Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs).
# : Figures for equity capital of unincorporated bodies for 2006-07 and 2007-08 (April-December) are estimates.
# # : Represents the amount raised by Indian Corporates through Global Depository Receipts (GDRs) and American Depository Receipts (ADRs).
+ : Data for 2006-07 and 2007-08 are estimated as average of previous two years.  
++: Data pertain to inter company debt transactions of FDI entities.
‡ : Include swap of shares of US $ 3.1 billion.
Notes :
1. Data on FDI have been revised since 2000-01 with expanded coverage to approach international best practices.
2. These data, therefore, are not comparable with FDI data for previous years. Also see ‘Notes on Tables ‘of Table No 42&43.
3. Monthly data on components of FDI as per expanded coverage are not available.
 

SOURCE: Reserve Bank of India

 

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