NA = not available
EU = European Union
NOTES: Regions/countries/economies are destination of U.S. direct investment abroad and source/origin of foreign direct investment in U.S. industries. Asia-9 includes India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam. China includes Hong Kong. EU data for 2000 exclude Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia. Latin America includes Argentina, Bermuda, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, and Venezuela. EU data for 2008 include all 27 member countries.
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