Turkish foreign investments reach $17.3

Turkish investments abroad have reached 17.3 billion USD, the Treasury Undersecretariat said on Sunday.

Turkish foreign investments reach $17.3

Turkish investments abroad have reached 17.3 billion USD, the Treasury Undersecretariat said on Sunday.

According to figures of the undersecretariat, Turkish companies invested in European Union (EU) member states, Russia, the United States, China, Afghanistan, Angola, Ethiopia, Ghana and Colombia.

Around 3,271 Turkish companies invested 17.3 billion USD abroad from 2000 till March 2010. The companies made 1.6 billion USD of the investments in 2009.

The Netherlands was the country where Turkish capital was invested the most in the mentioned years with 4.8 billion USD, whereas Azerbaijain with 3.8 billion USD and Malta with 1.3 billion USD with Malta, and Germany with 726 million USD followed the Netherlands.

Turkey made the highest capital transfer on energy industry. Turkey invested 3.9 billion USD on energy since 2000 till March 2010, and 2.8 billion USD on banking, 2.5 billion USD on manufacturing, 1.5 billion USD on informatics and communication, 1.4 billion USD on financial services, and 1.4 billion USD on trade.

Below are the amount of capital outflow from Turkey:

YEAR NUMBER OF FIRMS CAPITAL OUTFLOW (MLN USD)

2000 1,136 3,822.9
2001 109 1,452.8
2002 118 474,6
2003 142 412
2004 202 857,1
2005 203 1,381.8
2006 328 908,3
2007 348 3,068
2008 275 2,763.9
2009 289 1,655
2010 (MARCH) 19 93,6
TOTAL 3,271 17,310.8


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