Saudi Arabia Information Technology Report Q2 2010

  • ID: 1229763
  • April 2010
  • Region: Saudi Arabia
  • 55 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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Saudi Arabia Information Technology Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, information technology associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Saudi Arabia's information technology industry.

Saudi Arabia has the biggest IT market in the Gulf region, with a forecast value of US$3.3bn in 2010 expected to rise to US$4.6bn by 2014. IT spending held up better overall than in some countries in the region. Consumer segment spending was partly supported by government stimulus packages, but sales still fell across major IT-purchasing industry verticals such as banks, government and petrochemicals. Despite the economic slowdown, the Kingdom will continue to be a lucrative market for technology products and services over the forecast period as it invests to upgrade its IT and communications infrastructure. Certainly Saudi Arabia appears better placed than some other markets in the region to recover strongly from the current economic slowdown.

In 2010, Saudi IT spending is forecast to record higher single-digit growth compared with 2009. Saudi Arabia’s IT market has READ MORE >

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Executive Summary

Saudi Arabia IT Sector SWOT
Saudi Arabia Telecommunications Industry SWOT
Saudi Arabia Political SWOT
Saudi Arabia Economic SWOT
Saudi Arabia Business Environment SWOT

Middle East and Africa IT Business Environment Ratings
Regional IT Business Environment Ratings

Middle East Regional IT Markets Overview

Market Overview
Government Authority
Industry Developments

Industry Forecast Scenario
Table: Saudi Arabia’s IT Sector – Historical Data And Forecasts (US$mn unless otherwise stated)
Country Context
Table: Rural/Urban Breakdown, 2005-2030f
Table: Consumer Expenditure, 2000-2012f (US$)
Table: Telecoms Sector – Internet – Historical Data & Forecasts, 2007-2014

Competitive Landscape
Table: Regional Broadband Penetration Overview, 2007
Macroeconomic Forecast
Table: Saudi Arabia – Economic Activity

Company Profiles

Country Snapshot: Saudi Arabia Demographic Data
Section 1: Population
Table: Demographic Indicators, 2005-2030
Table: Rural/Urban Breakdown, 2005-2030
Section 2: Education And Healthcare
Table: Education, 2003-2005
Table: Vital Statistics, 2005-2030
Section 3: Labour Market And Spending Power
Table: Employment Indicators, 1999-2006
Table: Consumer Expenditure, 2000-2012 (US$)

BMI Methodology
IT Ratings – Methodology
Ratings Overview
Table: IT Business Environment Indicators
Table: Weighting Of Components
How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts
IT Industry

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