• Capital Importation in Nigeria

Capital Importation

Nigeria’s Capital importation as at Q2 2019, stood at a total value of $5.82 billion, representing a -31.41% point decrease from $8.49 billion recorded in Q1 2019. Also, capital importation rose year-on-year by 5.56% when compared to the figure obtained in the corresponding quarter of 2018.

Portfolio Investment received the highest type of capital importation with $4.29 billion or 73.76%. This is followed by other investments with $1.304 billion or 22.41%, while Foreign Direct Investment received $222.9 million or 3.83% of the total capital importation received in Q2 2019.