2020 investment inflows down 35%
COVID-19 crisis to blame
Developed countries largely hit
According to the report, UNCTAD projected that the prospects for the relatively modest recovery are highly uncertain and will depend on, among other factors, such as the pace of economic recovery and the possibility of pandemic relapses, the potential impact of recovery spending packages on FDI, and policy pressures. It also stated that the recovery for global FDI projections for 2021 reflects the lingering uncertainty about access to vaccines, the emergence of virus mutations and the reopening of economic sectors.
Finance January 15, 2021
Frontpage August 22, 2019