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Sub-Sahara Africa has $550 billion Projects under construction

The civil construction sector is the largest segment of projects currently under construction in sub-Sahara Africa. Transport, Oil & Gas and Energy sector projects take the top four positions. There are more than $550 billion of projects currently under construction.

Project Finance in a Nutshell

Project finance for large infrastructure is widely used in western developed countries. It represented more than $2 trillion of investments globally between 2003-2013; only around 3 per cent of this amount was dedicated to sub-Saharan Africa.

African Development Bank first in Top 20 financiers in sub-Sahara Africa

COVID-19 has decimated fiscal coffers in sub-Sahara Africa. The region boasts more than $500 billion of private sector financed projects, of which 50 per cent is under construction.

Over $57 billion of active water and hydro projects in Sub-Sahara Africa

There are more than $57 billion of active water and hydropower projects in Sub-Sahara Africa. Growing populations, rapid urbanisation and food security drive, increasing demand on Sub-Sahara Africa’s water resources.

More than $120 Billion active Oil and Gas projects in Sub-Sahara Africa

Sub-Sahara Africa has more than $120 billion of oil and gas projects under construction. A further $150 billion is in the pre-execution phase.

North Africa is investing more than $60 billion in its transport infrastructure

Rail projects lead the transport sector investments in North Africa. The North African transport sector currently has more than $60 billion of active projects.

ABiQ Partners with ASCAME

ABiQ and The Association of the Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASCAME) signed an agreement where ASCAME members will get free access to ABiQ light.

Sub-Sahara Africa has $88 Billion of Energy projects under construction

Sub-Sahara Africa’s population will grow by more than 26 per cent over the next decade. There are more than $88 billion of power projects under construction to meet ever-increasing power demand.

$2.3 Billion to be spent on Water Projects in Saudi Arabia during 2021

Growing investment in water infrastructure in Saudi Arabia means spending during 2021 will increase to $2.3 Billion.

Over $1.4 billion of active power projects in Sudan

Sudan will need 5 Gigawatt of power generating capacity over the next decade to achieve a 100 per cent access to power rate. Active power projects in Sudan amount to more than $1.4 billion.

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