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Pakistan attracts lesser FDI in FY19

18 July 2019, Published under Cement News

Pakistan received a net foreign direct investment (FDI) of US$1.737bn in last financial year, FY18-19 compared to US$3.471bn in July-June 2017-18. This translates a fall of 50 per cent foreign direct investment in the country industrial sector, including construction and cements industry, says a report of State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). A breakdown of SBP data shows that the net total FDI in the cement and construction sectors decreased 38.9 per cent YoY in the 12-month period. Out of th...

Pakistan's cement and construction FDI falls

18 March 2019, Published under Cement News

According to State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), total foreign direct investment (FDI) into country during July 2018-February 2019 fell by 22.6 per cent compared to same period last year. The SBP data shows that the country received investments worth US$1.61bn during the first eight months of current fiscal year, down 23 per cent from US$2.09bn in the same period last year.   FDI in cement and construction sectors have also been impacted. Out of the country's total FDI, Pakistan's construction i...

Pakistan cement industry receives US$54.1m FDI

22 June 2018, Published under Cement News

Pakistan’s cement industry has received a net foreign direct investment (FDI) of US$54.1m in July 2017-May 2018, up 63 per cent when compared with July 2016-May 2017 when FDI reached US$33.3m, according to data published by the Pakistan’s central bank, the State Bank of Pakistan. Overall investment including other sectors slipped from US$2.5bn to US$2.47bn over the same period.

PT Indocement

28 October 2015, Published under Cement News

PT Indocement, along with the country’s other cement producers, will be hoping that the latest foreign direct investment (FDI) announcement from the Indonesia Investment Co-ordinating Board (BKPM) will spur on infrastructure investment, leading to an increased demand for cement. FDI into Indonesia grew by 18.1 per cent YoY in 2Q15 to US$6.86bn, according to BKPM. It is hoped that the steady inflow of FDI will help boost the country’s economy which slowed in terms of growth to a six-year...