FDI inflows were almost unchanged y/y to KM783.4m in 2018 and accounted for 2.3% of GDP, the central bank CBBH said. The highest investment inflows last year came from Russia (KM140.2m), Croatia (KM106.1m), the Netherlands (KM94m), Austria (KM87.1m) and Germany (KM83.7m). The bulk of the investments were channeled to financial services (banking sector) — KM145.6m, followed by production of coke and refined oil products (KM135.8m), retail trade (KM87.7m) and base metal production (KM52m). As for FDI outflows, they decreased by KM54.2m y/y to KM873.7m in 2018. The overall FDI stock amounted to KM14.29bn at end-2018.