Total foreign investments (FI) approved in the fourth quarter of 2018 by the seven investment promotion agencies (IPAs), namely: Board of Investments (BOI), Clark Development Corporation (CDC), Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA), and Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) as well as the Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan (AFAB), BOI-Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (BOI-ARMM), and Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) amounted to
The top three prospective investing countries for the last quarter of 2018 include China, Singapore, and Japan. China committed
Manufacturing would receive the largest amount of foreign investments approved in the last quarter of 2018 with
By region, majority of the approved foreign investments in the
Approved investments of foreign and Filipino nationals reached
Total projects of foreign and Filipino investors approved by the seven IPAs for the fourth quarter of 2018 are expected to generate
LISA GRACE S. BERSALES, Ph.D.
National Statistician and Civil Registrar General