COVID-19 and Commonwealth FDI: Immediate Impacts and Future Prospects


Neil Balchin
Commonwealth Secretariat


This issue of Trade Hot Topics examines the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Commonwealth FDI. It presents the current picture globally and across the Commonwealth, based on available data and evidence, and offers projections for the likely trajectory of FDI inflows into the Commonwealth over the next two years, with the disclaimer that the pandemic is not yet over and its economic impacts, and their implications for investment flows, continue to evolve.

Trade Hot Topic, Issue 170, 2020



7 December 2020

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