Japanese investors, who have invested throughout the country, especially Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh City, are currently leading in FDI inflow for real estate projects at urban areas.
According to the report from the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, foreign direct investment (FDI) in the real estate business reached 5.54 billion USD, accounting for 27,3% of total registered investment capital in the first 6 months of 2018.
From 2014 up to now, Japanese investors have been continuously shaking hands with many big players in real estate market throughout the country in order to develop many modern housing projects, such as Nam Long, An Gia, Tien Phat, Hoa Binh, Phuc Khang, BRG, … Not stop there, Japanese investors are spending more investment capital to develop hotel and resort projects in Da Nang and Phu Quoc.
According to Mr. Umeda Kunio – Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam, identifying that Vietnam still an attractive investment market for Japanese businesses. There are three fields that Japanese businesses are interested in and will invest heavily in the future in Vietnam: industry and high technology (automobile manufacturing, automation or small robots). These are the industries which Japanese enterprises have great advantages. The second is service industry such as hotels, restaurants, dining, shopping, beauty… Consumer demand in Vietnam is increasing with the increase in people’s income thanks to economic development of the country. The third is agriculture.