Table 6-5
Stock of U.S. direct investment abroad and foreign direct investment in United States, by selected industry/service: 2000 and 2008
(Billions of dollars)
 
  U.S. direct investment abroad   Foreign direct investment in U.S.
Industry/service 2000 2008   2000 2008
 
All industries 1,316.2 3,162.0   1,256.9 2,278.9
Manufacturing 343.9 512.3   480.6 795.3
High-technology manufacturing 87.3 120.8   132.5 186.8
Aerospace 2.9 11.3   4.5 10.5
Communications and semiconductors 41.9 53.7   61.7 24.9
Computers and peripheral equipment 14.1 8.6   2.5 6.5
Pharmaceuticals 25.3 37.1   44.7 124.8
Scientific and measuring equipment 3.1 10.1   19.0 20.1
All services 874.6 2,486.1   735.9 1,285.0
Commercial KI services 305.0 834.1   NA 389.5
Business services 61.0 185.2   47.0 91.0
Communications 26.9 14.9   NA 49.7
Finance 217.1 634.0   167.0 248.9
 

NA = not available

NOTES: High-technology manufacturing industries and commercial knowledge-intensive services classified by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Detail may not add to total because of rounding.

SOURCE: Bureau of Economic Analysis, International Economic Accounts, U.S. Direct Investment Abroad, Balance of Payments and Direct Investment Position Data, http://www.bea.gov/international/di1usdbal.htm, and Foreign Direct Investment in the U.S.: Balance of Payments and Direct Investment Position Data, http://www.bea.gov/international/di1fdibal.htm, accessed 15 September 2009.

Science and Engineering Indicators 2010