Investment in Belarus from abroad. In January-March 2019, $3 billion were invested by foreign investors in the real sector of the economy (excluding banks).
The main investors of Belarusian organisations were economic entities from the Russian Federation (40.9% of the total investment), the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (20%) and Cyprus (10.8%).
Gross foreign direct investment (FDI) was $2.5 billion, or 83.8% of the total foreign investment.
Investment from Belarus abroad. In January-March 2019 the outward investment of Belarusian organisations (excluding banks) totaled $1.4 billion.
Significant investment was made by organisations of the country in the economic entities of the Russian Federation (62.5% of the total outward investment), the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (13.7%) and Ukraine (12.3%).
Direct investment accounted for 92.9% of the total investment abroad.