Mozambique Infrastructure Report Q1 2013

  • ID: 2320973
  • November 2012
  • Region: Mozambique
  • 61 pages
  • Business Monitor International
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BMI View:

Mozambique’s construction sector holds one of the strongest growth outlooks across the Sub-
Saharan Africa (SSA) region, driven by huge investment pledged to infrastructure improvements. In order to support the country’s bourgeoning mining sector and increasing potential for gas production,
investment is being stepped up into transport and electricity projects. With more than US$25bn worth of projects planned or underway, we are anticipating strong growth of around 10% on average per year between 2012 and 2016, for an industry worth less than US$500mn.

A strong medium-term project pipeline will sustain strong growth – a number of projects were announced in late 2011 and H112, which will drive expansion into 2012 and 2013. The industry will benefit from sustained demand for Mozambique’s exports, primarily coal demand from India, as well as increasing attention into offshore gas potential. Mozambique currently does not have the ability to support this huge investment and export potential, and therefore, investors with deep pockets are taking a ‘build your own’

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BMI Industry View 5

SWOT Analysis 7

Mozambique Infrastructure Industry SWOT 7

Market Overview 8

Southern Africa Competitive Landscape 8
Table: Number Of Contractors In Southern Africa (exc South Africa) 8

Building Materials 13

Africa 13

Source: WSA, BMI 17

Cement Forecast 18
Table: Mozambique Cement Production and Consumption Data, 2010-2017 18
Table: Mozambique Cement Production and Consumption Long Term Forecast, 2014-2021 18

Industry Forecast Scenario 19
Table: Mozambique Construction And Infrastructure Industry Data, 2010-2017 19
Table: Mozambique Construction And Infrastructure Long Term Forecast, 2014-2021 19

Construction and Infrastructure Forecast Scenario 21

Transport Infrastructure 24

Regional Transport Infrastructure Outlook and Overview 24
Table: Planned And Ongoing Transport Projects, Southern Africa 27

Energy and Utilities Infrastructure 31
Table: Planned And Ongoing Energy & Utilities Projects, Southern Africa 36

Residential/Non-Residential Construction and Social Infrastructure 40

Regional Residential/Non-Residential Building Outlook and Overview 40

Risk/Reward Ratings 44

Mozambique’s Risk/Reward Ratings 44

Rewards 44

Risks 44

Sub-Saharan Africa Risk/Reward Ratings 45
Table: Sub-Saharan Africa Infrastructure Risk / Reward Ratings 47

Global Overview 48

Methodology 55

Industry Forecasts 55

Construction Industry 56

Data Methodology 56

New Infrastructure Data Sub-sectors 56

Construction 57

Capital Investment 58

Construction Sector Employment 59

Infrastructure Business Environment Rating 59
Table: Infrastructure Business Environment Indicators 60

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