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Foreign Investment in UK: Republic of Ireland

Question for Department for International Trade

UIN 130941, tabled on 5 March 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, how much foreign direct investment there was into the UK from the Republic of Ireland in the last year for which figures are available.

Answered on

13 March 2018

In 2016/17 the Department for International Trade recorded a total of 56 foreign direct investments into the UK from the Republic of Ireland with the creation of 2,914 new and 751 safeguarded jobs.