Do you know how much cement Saudi Arabia will need in 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

Driving the Kingdom’s construction industry forward

Driving the Kingdom’s construction industry forward

The 11th edition of The Big 5 Saudi will take place at the Riyadh Front Exhibition and Conference Center from 18-21 February 2023. This largest construction event in Saudi Arabia will bring together 28,000+ attendees and over 750 local and international exhibitors from 40 countries.

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New Mining and Industrial growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

New Mining and Industrial growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa has more than $108 billion in active mining and industrial projects. Most are new mining developments worth more than $42 billion. South Africa has the largest pipeline, with 16.95% or $18.3 billion of active mining and industrial projects.

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New Mines In North Africa

New Mines In North Africa

New mines in North Africa account for 62% of Industrial activity, which totals $14 billion in active projects. Algeria is North Africa’s busiest market for new mining and industrial projects. The North African country has almost 50% or $7 billion of new industrial and mining projects. Egypt is in second place, with 44% of the active mining and industrial projects. 

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Industrial and mining growth in the Middle East

Industrial and mining growth in the Middle East

The Middle East has $33 billion in active industrial and mining projects. Saudi Arabia leads the Middle East with 54% or $17.5 billion in active industrial and mining projects. Oman is in second place with 36%, or $11.5 billion. The UAE has 7% or $2.4 billion in industrial projects.

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We will send you a copy of the data we have. Simply reply to the email we send you with what you are looking for.

Our strategic partnerships

Dubai World Trade Centre
South_Africa Business Council

Frequently asked questions

What is ABiQ?

Originally ABiQ stood for African Business Intelligence, however, we now cover the entire Middle East and Africa. 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 multiple industries some of which include; Government, Energy, Oil & Gas, Agriculture, Construction, Water, Healthcare, Financial Services, and many others.

Why Invest in Africa?

Africa is a land of opportunities. ​ Africa’s population is set to increase by 25 per cent over the next 10 years. It will grow from 1.340 billion in 2020 to 1.617 billion by 2030 resulting in a demand for more infrastructure. This will result in a huge market with lots of opportunities. The best time to invest in Africa is Now!

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.

Still have questions?

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