For the first three months of this year in the enterprisesNikolaevka areasforeign partners invested1,6 mln. dollarsThe European Union countries gave 100 000 dollars, as much - CIS countries. About it reports Head department of statistics in the Nikolaev area.
Direct foreign investments arrived from nine countries of the world, generally from Switzerland and Portugal (89% and 6% respectively).
In January - March, 2009 almost all investments arrived in the form of money (1,5 mln. dollars) but if to compare to the similar period of last year, the quantity of money was reduced more than by a third. As for property investments, in comparison with январём - March, 2008, they were reduced by 20%.
The main part of the foreign capital (96%) was enclosed in the processing industry enterprises, other part - in the enterprises of wholesale and retail trade.
As of April 1, 2009 the total amount of direct foreign investments in economy of area made162 million dollars.
The majority of the enterprises in which there was an inflow of the foreign capital, are located in the regional center (42%) and the Zhovtnevy area (46%). The insignificant share of foreign investments is the share of such cities as Voznesensk, Ochakov, Pervomaisk and Yuzhnoukrainsk.