FDI stands for "Foreign Direct Investment, a component of a country's national financial accounts. Foreign direct investment is investment of foreign assets into domestic structures, equipment, and organizations. It does not include foreign investment into the stock markets. Foreign direct investment is thought to be more useful to a country than investments in the equity of its companies because equity investments are potentially "hot money" which can leave at the first sign of trouble, whereas FDI is durable and generally useful whether things go well or badly."
Which creates interest for the rich people and bank holders while the country investing in it does not get any creation of jobs from the outflow of positive capital inflow. Thus, creating a stangation as instead of fostering free trade to build it is like one country using its economy to invest in and own anothers. Where as:
Trade stands for
- "the commercial exchange (buying and selling on domestic or international markets) of goods and services; "Venice was an important center of trade with the East"; "they are accused of conspiring to constrain trade"
- the skilled practice of a practical occupation; "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
- engage in the trade of; "he is merchandising telephone sets"
- the business given to a commercial establishment by its customers; "even before noon there was a considerable patronage"
- turn in as payment or part payment for a purchase; "trade in an old car for a new one"
- deal: a particular instance of buying or selling; "it was a package deal"; "I had no further trade with him"; "he's a master of the business deal"
- be traded at a certain price or under certain conditions; "The stock traded around $20 a share"
- craft: people who perform a particular kind of skilled work; "he represented the craft of brewers"; "as they say in the trade"
- exchange or give (something) in exchange for
- trade wind: steady winds blowing from east to west above and below the equator; "they rode the trade winds going west"
- deal: do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood; "She deals in gold"; "The brothers sell shoes"
- barter: an equal exchange; "we had no money so we had to live by barter"
- Trade is the voluntary exchange of goods, services, or both. Trade is also called commerce or transaction. A mechanism that allows trade is called a market. The original form of trade was barter, the direct exchange of goods and services. ...
- A trade is an occupation that requires some particular kind of skilled work. In historical sense, particularly as pertinent to the Medieval history and earlier, the term is usually applied towards people occupied in most kinds of crafts and small-scale production of goods.