Oman Water Report Q4 2010

  • ID: 1409302
  • October 2010
  • Region: Oman
  • 56 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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The Oman Water Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, utilities associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Oman's water industry.

Oman’s limited water resources have led the country to focus on the development of desalinated water. It is undoubtedly the pioneer of independent power and water projects (IWPPs) in the region, with five major IWPPs on its books.

Agriculture accounts for 93% of water use in Oman, and there are no plans to divert water away from this relatively unproductive resource. Instead, the sultanate has focused on desalination of seawater to boost supplies to fast-growing urban areas.

According to state-owned Oman Power & Water Procurement Company (OPWP) demand for desalinated water will rise from 22.5bn gallons a year in 2008 to 53.5bn gallons a year in 2015. According to OPWP, Oman requires an extra 31mn gallons per day of desalination capacity. The business climate in Oman has been favourable for foreign investors. Major developers of IWPPs include Suez Energy, International Power, AES, and Omani and Gulf Co-operation Council READ MORE >

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Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
Water Industry SWOT
Oman Political SWOT
Oman Economic SWOT
Oman Business Environment SWOT

Market Overview

Pricing Mechanisms And Regulatory Framework
Wastewater Treatment
Water Systems/Pipelines
Table: Water Major Projects
Industry Forecast Scenario
Table: Key Data, Water Industry
Regional Overview: The Water Sector In The Gulf

Business Environment

Qatar Business Environment Overview
Middle East Infrastructure Business Environment Ratings
Table: Regional Infrastructure Business Environment Ratings
Project Finance Ratings
Project Finance Ratings: Outlook For Middle East
Table: Design And Construction Rating
Table: Commissioning And Operating Rating
Table: Overall Project Finance Rating

Company Profiles

Haya Water
Oman Power & Water Procurement Company (OPWP)
Veolia Water

Country Snapshot: Oman Demographic Data

Section 1: Population
Table: Demographic Indicators, 2005-2030
Table: Rural/Urban Breakdown, 2005-2030
Section 2: Education And Healthcare
Table: Education, 2002-2005
Table: Vital Statistics, 2005-2030
Section 3: Labour Market And Spending Power
Table: Employment Indicators, 1999-2004
Table: Consumer Expenditure, 2000-2012 (US$)
BMI Forecast Modelling

How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts


Business Environment Ratings
Ratings Overview
Table: Infrastructure Business Environment Indicators
Project Finance Ratings Methodology
Table: Design And Construction Phase

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- Haya Water
- Oman Power & Water Procurement Company (OPWP)
- Veolia Water

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