Do you know which projects in Africa and the Middle East will drive your revenues over the next 5 years?

We do.

ABiQ provides validated, verified business intelligence covering Africa and the Middle East. We use our unique forecasting and project tracking tool to monitor projects worth over $7 Trillion in 68 countries across Africa and the Middle East. 

In depth business intelligence for MEA

$7 trillion+

Value of opportunites

2.5 million

Data Points in the Index


Active Projects


Annual Updates


Verified Businesses




Sectors & Industries


African & Middle East Countries

Trusted by the world's best companies


How our solution works

Feet on the Ground

We monitor project data news and send verified teams to gather the project data on the ground, in country.

AI Verification & Human Validation

We build self-developed and unique forecasting models using Artificial Intelligence. This translates big data into clear business insights.

Ongoing Monitoring

Starting with the project, we extend our data to the shareholders, the teams within the contractors servicing the project.

The latest news from our markets

Africa Projects Outlook

Africa Projects Outlook

Economic activity in Africa has been rapidly expanding over recent decades. The IMF predicts growth on the continent to accelerate further in upcoming years, from 3.5% in 2024 to 4.3% in 2029. With a large, young, and growing population, many African countries are benefiting from an expanding labour force, while much of the rest of the world is aging

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Water projects in Africa and the Middle East – $143 billion in active investment projects

Water projects in Africa and the Middle East – $143 billion in active investment projects

Clean water is one of mankind’s most crucial resources. While some African countries are capitalizing on an abundant supply, others, especially in North Africa and the Middle East, increasingly need to manage their water resources wisely. Additionally, urbanization across the region means that wastewater treatment is becoming a necessity to maintain public health and environmental protection.

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Oil and Gas Projects in Africa and the Middle East – a $900 billion opportunity

Oil and Gas Projects in Africa and the Middle East – a $900 billion opportunity

Extractive industries, namely mining, oil, and gas, have long played a significant role in Africa and the Middle East. Many countries are trying to diversify their economies away from these extractive industries. However, they still represent a significant share of export earnings and government revenue in countries such as Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, and Angola for oil and gas, as well as Ghana and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for mining.

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Building Projects in Africa – 1000 opportunities worth $812 billion

Building Projects in Africa – 1000 opportunities worth $812 billion

Demographics are one of the major drivers of growth in Africa. From 2022 to 2023 alone, Africa added approximately 30 million inhabitants – the equivalent of the total population of countries like Malaysia or Saudi Arabia. What’s more, an increasing share of Africans live in cities. Between 2015 and 2023, the urbanization rate in Africa increased from 40.9% to 44.7%. In other words, over these 8 years, Africa’s cities grew by more than 160 million inhabitants (Source: Worldometer, 2024). Beyond an increased need for electricity and transportation, this trend is driving building construction projects in Africa.

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Infrastructure projects in Africa – 760 opportunities worth almost $620 billion

Infrastructure projects in Africa – 760 opportunities worth almost $620 billion

Africa is getting more connected. Physical and digital infrastructure is being developed all over the continent. The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is turning into a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to promote regional trade. However, creating strong transportation networks across the world’s second-largest continent by land mass is no easy task.

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Our strategic partnerships

Dubai World Trade Centre
South_Africa Business Council

Frequently asked questions

What is ABiQ?

We are the leading business intelligence platform that tracks business opportunities and supply chain activities across the MEA markets. We offer the first real applied market and business intelligence for all the Middle East and African economies.

How do you get your data?

We have an experienced team of on-the-ground researchers located across Africa and the Middle East. They conduct primary and secondary research to provide ABiQ with up to date and validated data. We then verify all data before adding it to our platform. We follow a very strict methodology of data gathering in order to grow and maintain our content.

Which industries do you cover?

We cover Transportation/Infrastructure, Industrial (mining & processing), Building Construction, Energy/Power, Water, Petrochemicals as well as Oil & Gas.

How is ABiQ different from other platforms?

ABiQ is the only platform that offers validated data and trusted intelligence on all 54 countries in Africa. We have over a million companies in our directory and opportunities worth trillions of US Dollars.

Is it a free service?

No, this is a paid subscription service. Get in touch and we can suggest the package that suits you the best based on your requirement.

Can I get a trial?

You can access a light version of our platform by signing up for ABiQ Light. Or contact us now to schedule a live demo of the platform.


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