World Investment Report

The World Investment Report focuses on trends in foreign direct investment (FDI) worldwide, at the regional and country levels and emerging measures to improve its contribution to development.

Click on the "Reports" tab below to download a free copy of this report. Overviews of the report are also available in all official UN languages.

Every issue of the Report has:
  • Analysis of the trends in FDI during the previous year, with especial emphasis on the development implications.

  • Ranking of the largest transnational corporations in the world.

  • In-depth analysis of a selected topic related to FDI.

  • Policy analysis and recommendations.

  • Statistical annex with data on FDI flows and stocks at the country level.


World Investment Report



Annex Tables

Country Fact Sheets

Country Fact Sheets 2021
These Country Fact Sheets contain the most relevant indicators about FDI in a country. Each sheet contains the most recent data on FDI flows and stocks, mergers and acquisitions, largest TNCs and regulatory changes.

Regional Fact Sheet

Regional FDI at a Glance