The net flux of foreign direct investments that entered Romania was 3.48 billion euro of which 1.72 billion euro participations to capital and 1.75 billion euro the net credit received from foreign investors, official National Central Bank data reveals. Most investors triggered the manufacturing industry and the financial intermediaries sector. As a geographical area, Bucharest was preferred where 63 euro of every 100 euro that entered Romania were invested.

FDI amounted, on December 31, 2009 to 49.9 billion euro of which 35.6 billion euro with capital participations, including reinvested profit - 71.2% and 14.38 billion euro net credit received from foreign investors - 28.8%.