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DIRECT INVESTMENT ENTERPRISE – FOREIGN – SNA

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Definition:
A foreign direct investment enterprise is an incorporated or unincorporated enterprise in which a direct investor resident in another economy owns 10 per cent or more of the ordinary shares or voting power (for an incorporated enterprise) or the equivalent (for an unincorporated enterprise).

Source Publication:
SNA 14.152, BPM 362 [7.119].

Cross References:
Direct investment enterprise – foreign – ESA

Hyperlink:
http://esa.un.org/unsd/sna1993/introduction.asp

Version Indicator: SNA

Statistical Theme: Financial statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Friday, November 30, 2001