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The Official Journal of the Pan-Pacific Association of Input-Output Studies (PAPAIOS)

Table 6 Domestic vs. foreign firms: few selected issues: Bangladesh

From: Foreign direct investment and productivity spillovers: a firm-level analysis of Bangladesh in comparison with Vietnam

Industry Domestic firms Foreign Firms
National sales (% of total sales) Export (% of total sales) Domestic input (% of total input) Foreign input (% of total input) No. of full-time workers National sales (% of total sales) Export (% of total sales) Domestic input (% of total input) Foreign input (% of total input) No. of full-time workers
Food and tobacco 88.4 11.6 90.6 9.4 95 95.0 5.0 50.0 50.0 270
Textile and garments 36.6 63.4 57.6 42.4 505 10.6 89.4 39.9 60.1 1120
Leather 62.1 37.9 83.2 16.8 116 8.9 91.1 42.2 57.8 1399
Wood 100.0 0.0 82.6 17.4 21      
Paper and printing 93.8 6.2 76.7 23.3 100      
Refined petroleum 99.5 0.5 100.0 0.0 494 100.0 0.0    35
Chemical 95.4 4.6 56.7 43.3 345 86.3 13.7 26.5 73.5 655
Rubber and plastic 95.5 4.5 58.4 41.6 79      
Non-metallic mineral 97.7 2.3 78.7 21.3 99 0.0 100    144
Basic metal and fabricated metal 98.5 1.5 74.8 25.2 57      
Machinery 98.2 1.8 69.2 30.8 42 0.0 100 0.0 100.0 109
Electric and electronic 94.5 5.5 52.4 47.6 66 33.3 66.7 18.3 81.7 189
Transport machine 93.8 6.2 69.4 30.6 60 50.0 50.0 5.0 95.0 168
Furniture, recycling 95.2 4.8 56.3 43.7 92 74.5 25.5 18.3 81.7 279
Construction 100.0 0.0    63