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Kenya Freight Transport Report 2016

Kenya Freight Transport Report 2016

Although Kenya's GDP will continue to grow through 2016 and into the medium term, trade growth figureswill start from a weak position with both imports and exports shrinking until they recover into positivegrowth in 2017. That said, the major transport sectors will remain in positive growth over the entire period,buoyed up by investment and a growing economy.
0Despite increasing headwinds, economic growth in Kenya looks to be picking up. Data from the KenyaNational Bureau of Statistics showed that real GDP grew by 5.5% y-o-y in Q215 from 4.9% in Q115.

Currency depreciation and monetary tightening are still having an effect and should maintain strong growth.

In addition, the diversification in the economy has lowered its exposure to a downturn in commodity pricesand a slowdown in China and confidence in the country is strong. Sectors such as construction, financialservices and wholesale and retail trade have been buoyed by resilient domestic consumption andgovernment spending on major infrastructure projects.


BMI Industry View
SWOT
Freight Transport
Political
Economic
Operational Risk
Industry Forecast
Trade Forecast
Table: Trade Overview (Kenya 2013-2020)
Table: Key Trade Indicators (Kenya 2013-2019)
Road Freight Forecast
Table: Road Freight (Kenya 2013-2020)
Rail Freight Forecast
Table: Rail Freight (Kenya 2013-2020)
Air Freight Forecast
Table: Air Freight (Kenya 2013-2020)
Market Overview
Company Profile
Kenya Airways Cargo (KQ Cargo)
Delmas
Political Outlook
Domestic Politics
Long Term Political Outlook
Table: Kenya Political Overview
Oil Price Outlook
Europe - Brent On Board For A Bumpy Ride
Macroeconomic Forecasts
Economic Analysis
Table: GDP By Expenditure (Kenya 2012-2019)
Demographic Forecast
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Kenya 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (Kenya 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Kenya 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (Kenya 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group % (Kenya 1990-2025)
Methodology
Industry Forecast Methodology
Sector-Specific Methodology
Sources

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