BMI View: The development of coal export infrastructure and investment into bringing online the country'svast gas reserves will be the main drivers of construction industry growth in Mozambique's constructionindustry over our 10-year forecast period between 2017 and 2026. While the development of onshore gasfacilities would be a boon for the construction industry, we have not priced major developments into ourforecasts as the risk of delays remains high.
Forecast & Industry Developments
The development of commodities export infrastructure will be the main driver of construction industryexpansion in Mozambique over our 10-year forecast period between 2017-2026 as firms work to deliverthe country's coal and as yet untapped natural gas reserves to international markets. We forecast averageannual growth of 7.6% in real terms over this period.