The OECD Investment Committee is responsible for the OECD liberalisation instruments in the field of international investment and services. It interprets and implements the 1976 Declaration and Decisions on International Investment and Multinational Enterprises and is the guardian of the Codes of Liberalisation of Capital Movements and Current Invisible Operations.
The Committee promotes the liberalisation of policies towards international capital movements, international direct investment and multinational enterprises and trade in services, fosters international co-operation in these fields and promotes better understanding of the policy issues at stake. In pursuit of these goals, the Committee:
The Investment Committee was formed in April 2004 following the merger of the Committee on International Investment and Multinational Enterprises (CIME) and the Committee on Capital Movements and Invisible Transactions (CMIT)
Further information about the Committee, including the chairmanship and vice-chairmanship(s); membership, observers or other participants; date of creation, duration and mandate, can be found in the On-Line Guide to OECD Intergovernmental Activity.