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Investments in Georgia Amounted to USD 924 Mln in 9 Months of 2014

According to Sakstat preliminary data, in 9 monthsof 2014 a volume of investments has increased in comparison with the same period in 2013 by 29.2% and amounted to USD  924 million.

In the third quarter  a total of  USD 508 million were  invested – that is a record figure for the last 6 years. A higher rate was achieved only in the 3rd quarter of 2008, specifically, USD  605 million.

China accounts for  29% of the total investment in the 3rd quarter,  followed by Azerbaijan – USD 95 million, the Netherlands – USD 90 mln, Panama – USD 44 million, Malta – USD 34 million.

The  largest sectors account for 69% of all investments – in particular,  USD 181 million have been invested in construction,  USD 109 million-  in transport, USD 61 million – in real estate.