1st LD-Writethru: FDI into Chinese mainland grows steadily in H1
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
BEIJING, July 12 (Xinhua) -- Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Chinese mainland rose 1.1 percent year on year to 446.29 billion yuan in the first six months of 2018, official data showed Thursday.
In dollar terms, FDI inflow grew 4.1 percent to 68.32 billion U.S. dollars in H1, Gao Feng, a spokesman with the Ministry of Commerce, said at a press conference.
In June alone, FDI inflow went up 0.3 percent year on year to 100.7 billion yuan.
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