What is Outward Investment?



Outward Direct Investment (ODI) is a business strategy where a domestic firm expand its operations to a foreign country either via e Green field investment, merger/acquisition and/or expansion of an existing foreign facility.


Outward Investment Objectives

- Expanding the market by exploiting the opportunities from implementation of free trade, particularly the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC);

- Improving food security, particularly cattle and beef;

- Opening market access in third countries that have FTAs with an investment destination;

- Internationalization of national companies.