HCMC leads the country in attracting FDI | Ho Chi Minh City

HCMC leads the country in attracting FDI

According to the ministry, the largest city in the south also leads the number of new projects with 42.2%. In addition, the proportion of newly registered capital of foreign investors, adjusted capital and contributed capital to purchase shares and capital contribution of foreign investors accounts for 67.3%.

In addition, the ministry revealed that as of August 20, the total newly registered capital, adjusted and contributed capital to purchase shares, foreign investors’ purchase capital contribution reached nearly 16.8 billion US dollars, i.e. 87.7% compared to the same period in 2021.

Although the newly registered investment capital decreased, the adjusted investment capital and the newly registered capital, the adjusted and contributed capital to purchase shares and the purchase capital contribution of foreign investors continued to increase in during the same period.

FDI investors participated in 18/21 national economic sectors. Among them, the processing and manufacturing industry continued to dominate with a total investment of over $10.7 billion, accounting for 63.9% of the total registered investment capital. The real estate sector ranked second with a total investment capital of over $3.3 billion, accounting for 19.9% ​​of the total registered investment capital.

By Anh Thu – Translated by Uyen Phuong

Keith P. Plain