China’s Non-financial Investment along the Belt & Road Countries stood at 10.04 billion U.S. Dollars in the first three quarters, down 6.9 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Commerce.

The investment took up 12.4 percent of China’s total non-financial outbound investment in the same period, and it went mainly to Singapore, Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia, Pakistan, the United Arab Emirates, Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia and Kazakhstan.

In terms of Foreign contracted projects, Chinese Enterprises have signed 4,906 new contracts worth 86.8 billion U.S. dollars in countries along the Belt & Road in the first nine months, up 18.4 percent over the same period last year.

The New Contract value accounts for 59.2 percent of China’s Foreign Contracted projects in the same period.

The completed turnover of foreign contracted projects in Belt & Road Countries was 55.89 billion U.S. dollars, down 4.4 percent from the same period last year, accounting for 54.7 percent of the country’s total completed turnover of foreign contracted projects.