Food ingredient firm Corbion to expand lactic acid production capacity

26 November 2020

FDI drivers and political stability

Political stability encompasses many things, including corruption, the strength of institutions and the rule of law. It therefore must be carefully assessed by multinational enterprises while selecting an FDI destination....

11 November 2020

Mondelēz International’s Snackfutures invests in food-tech startup Torr

Mondelēz International’s innovation and venture hub SnackFutures has made an undisclosed seed investment in Torr, an early-stage Israeli food-tech company.

4 November 2020

Will blockchain reshape trade and investment?

Cryptocurrencies have made headlines in recent years, but it is the blockchain technology that underpins them that could alter the worlds of trade and investment. By Lara Williams for Investment...

28 August 2020

The state of play: FDI in France

France is a big hitter when it comes to attracting FDI, but it experienced a drop in inflows in 2019, and its prospects look bleaker still as Covid-19 makes its...

27 August 2020

The state of play: FDI in Brazil

Brazil had been performing well when it came to attracting foreign direct investment before the Covid-19 pandemic, but now, as with the rest of Latin America, its near-term future looks...

26 August 2020

The state of play: FDI in India

India has enjoyed huge growth in inward foreign direct investment over the past decade, and in spite of the Covid-19 pandemic it looks set to continue this trend in the...