Foreign direct investment into China jumped 18.7 per cent in August from a year earlier. Photo: AFP Foreign direct investment into China jumped 18.7 per cent in August from a year earlier. Photo: AFP
Foreign direct investment into China jumped 18.7 per cent in August from a year earlier. Photo: AFP

China’s inbound foreign investment surges 18.7 per cent in August, as bank loans grow more than expected

  • Foreign direct investment into China increased 18.7 per cent in August from a year earlier, to 84.13 billion yuan (US$12.3 billion)
  • Chinese banks extended 1.28 trillion yuan (US$187.7 billion) worth of loans in August, up 29 per cent from July

Topic |   China economy
Foreign direct investment into China jumped 18.7 per cent in August from a year earlier. Photo: AFP Foreign direct investment into China jumped 18.7 per cent in August from a year earlier. Photo: AFP
Foreign direct investment into China jumped 18.7 per cent in August from a year earlier. Photo: AFP
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