BMI View: SSA's project pipeline value continues to grow and has now reached USD680bn, according toBMI's Infrastructure Key Projects Database. Energy and utility infrastructure projects are in focus asgovernments and international institutions focus on power generations to unlock the region's economicgrowth potential. In the transport sector, developing logistics corridors through investment in rail and portswill see significant contract opportunities proliferate. Poor project planning and execution remains theregion's largest risk, exacerbated by macroeconomic volatility.
SSA Infrastructure RRI: Ample Rewards Tempered By Country Risks
Rapid population growth alongside rising incomes in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) markets is sustainingheightened demand for improved logistics infrastructure and the development of real estate, providingsubstantial opportunities for construction firms and investors in projects across the region. Macroeconomicand political instability and regulatory uncertainty remain the main drags on the region's overallattractiveness and investors' willingness to commit large outlays of capital into its construction markets.