Economic and Financial Review


Central Bank of Nigeria


Investment, Foreign Private Investment, Nigeria


This report presents the results of the Central Bank of Nigeria's annual survey of Foreign Private Investment in the country in 1984. The survey was conducted through questionnaires sent to companies I whose capital structure was wholly foreign 2 or joint Nigeria/Foreign. The report is presented under the following subheadings: flow of foreign private capital, components of net capital flow, cumulative and net investments by country/region of origin and economic sectors, cumulative/net short and long term investment, cumulative and net investment in the manufacturing and processing sector by type of industry, stock of fixed asset at cost and at book value, cumulative and net reserves for depreciation, analysed by type of economic activity as well as components of changes in foreign share capital analysed by type of economic activities and structure of the cumulative paid-up capital. The report is concluded with a summary of the main developments

Author Bio

The authors are staff of the Statistical Survey Office, Research Department, Central Bank of Nigeria

Publication Title

CBN Economic and Financial Review





Recommended Citation

Central Bank of Nigeria (1986). Foreign Private Investment in Nigeria in 1984. CBN Economic and Financial Review. 24(3), 14-53.



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