In 2017, the balance of Canada’s FDI account was about minus $4 billion.
foreign direct investment
The decline in foreign direct investment since 2007 totals an almost unimaginable 74.9 per cent.
Statistics Canada’s latest survey on investment intentions for 2018 found that private-sector investment is slated to fall again this year.
Private-sector investment in factories and other structures down more than 23 per cent.
Foreign direct investment in Canada was $31.5 billion in 2017—down 56.0 per cent since 2013.
Foreign direct investment in Canada has dropped 56 per cent since 2013.
If governments eliminated corporate taxes, they'd eliminate the double taxation of corporate profits.