The total amount of accumulated foreign direct investment in the economy of Moldova at the end of the first quarter of 2018 amounted to $ 3 billion 894.38 million.
According to the National Bank of Moldova, it increased in January-March this year. by 5.2% (+ $ 192.64 million) due to an increase in net inflow of direct investment, increase in the value of shares, etc. Investments in the section of debt instruments amounted to $ 1 billion 876.69 million, and under the equity instruments and shares / shares of investment funds - $ 2 billion 017.69 million. At the same time, according to the NBM, the share of countries The EU accounted for 82.2% of the total volume of recent investments ($ 1 billion 658.05 million), CIS countries - 9.7% ($ 195.11 million), and other countries - 8.1% $ 164.53 million). By countries, the largest volumes of direct accumulated investments in equity capital in the banking sector fall to the share of Holland, Italy, France, Romania, Germany, Austria, Greece, Iraq, the US, and in other sectors - to Spain, Holland, France, Russia, Cyprus, Romania, Germany, the United States, Italy, Great Britain. In the structure of foreign direct investment in the authorized capital of Moldovan enterprises by industry, the largest share is accounted for by the manufacturing industry - 25.6%, financial activity and insurance - 24.4%, wholesale and retail trade - 18.9%, vehicle repairs - 15, 5%, energy sector (electricity and heat, gas, hot water, air conditioning) - 14.9%, information and communication - 8.5%, transport and storage - 5.4%, real estate operations - 1.7% %. //14.08.2018 - InfoMarket.