CARICOM'S SELECTED ECONOMIC INDICATORS: 1997-1999
Net Foreign Direct Investment (EC$ Mn) Net Foreign Direct Investment (% of Country's GDP)
             
CARIBBEAN COUNTRIES 1997 1998 1999 1997 1998 1999
             
CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY 4,513.7 4,135.3 3,625.5
The Bahamas 565.9 394.2 389.9
CARIBBEAN COMMON MKT. 3,947.7 3,741.1 3,235.6 7.7 7.0 5.8
MDCs 3,273.6 2,917.1 2,355.1 7.6 6.5 5.0
Barbados 36.6 40.0 43.3 0.6 0.6 0.6
Guyana 142.0 125.9 130.1 7.0 6.5 7.1
Jamaica 396.1 775.2 1,157.8 2.0 3.9 5.8
Suriname
Trinidad & Tobago 2,698.9 1,976.1 1,023.8 17.1 12.0 5.6
LDCs 674.2 824.0 880.5 8.5 9.8 9.8
Belize 21.6 36.5 114.2 1.3 2.1 6.2
OECS 652.6 787.5 766.3 10.4 11.7 10.7
Antigua & Barbuda 62.0 74.1 71.6 3.9 4.4 4.1
Dominica 56.4 17.6 48.5 8.5 2.5 6.7
Grenada 95.4 137.4 125.2 11.2 14.5 12.3
Montserrat 6.9 6.9 22.2 6.3 6.9 23.4
St. Kitts & Nevis 53.1 86.2 121.3 7.2 11.1 14.7
Saint Lucia 129.1 225.2 254.0 8.3 13.5 13.9
St. Vincent & G'dines 249.7 240.2 123.6 31.5 28.0 13.9
             

Published: October 2001
Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Email: Stats1@Caricom.org or Stats2@Caricom.org