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City Profile – Barcelona; Comprehensive overview of the city, PEST analysis and analysis of key industries including technology, tourism and hospitality, construction and retail.


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City Profile – Barcelona; Comprehensive overview of the city, PEST analysis and analysis of key industries including technology, tourism and hospitality, construction and retail.

Summary

Barcelona is the second largest city in Spain after Madrid in terms of population and is one of the fastest growing cities in the country. The city is a key contributor for the national economy with strong presence of tertiary and industry sectors. The region's economy is dominated by industries such as automotive, engineering, financial institutions, business services, banking services, wholesale and retail trade

Key Findings

  • The service and industry sectors remain the key contributors to the regional economy – and the major employers.
  • Barcelona is one of the key tourist destinations of Europe, for both domestic and international tourists.
  • The tourism and hospitality sectors experienced healthy growth in 2015. Strong performance is observed in the construction sector with increasing employment, number of building permits issued and building completions.
Synopsis

“City Profile – Barcelona” provides historical and forecast data on key city level metrics along with analytical coverage of the latest political, economic, social, technological, infrastructural, legal and environmental issues affecting Barcelona. The report contains detailed tourism, retail, construction, technology and public infrastructure data and insight into economic, social, and industry trends.

Reasons To Buy
  • Gain a comprehensive knowledge of future economic and demographic trends and understand the performance of various sectors within the city.
  • Analyze and understand the business environment in the city to align your investment and expansion strategies.
  • The report helps to drive a conclusion in choosing a suitable city to invest or expand according to your business structure.
  • Explore new opportunities in the hospitality, tourism, construction, real estate and retail sectors.


City Snapshot
PEST Analysis
Political
Economic
Social
Technology and Infrastructure
Communications
Internal Transport Networks
Connectivity
Airports
Business Environment Analysis
Travel and Tourism
Tourism Flows
Hotels
Attractions
Events
Construction and Real Estate
Investment
Real Estate Market
Retail
Retail Market
Consumption, Income and Prices
Appendix
Sources
Further Reading
Ask the analyst
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List of Tables
Table 1: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Key Facts, 2014
Table 2: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Real GDP and Real GDP Growth, 2000-2025 (in Billion)
Table 3 Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Real GDP Growth Comparison (Index 2010=100, 2000-2025)
Table 4: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – GDP Per Capita Comparison (2000-2025) (US$)
Table 5: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Employment Structure (2000-2025)
Table 6: Barcelona – Main Universities, 2014
Table 7: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Population Comparison (2000-2025) (in Millions)
Table 8: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Population by Age (2000-2025) (in Millions)
Table 9: Barcelona – Mass Transit Network Indicators, 2012
Table 10: Barcelona – Key Airport Indicators, 2015
Table 11: Barcelona– Fortune Global 500 Companies, HQ in City, 2014
Table 12: Barcelona – Office Rents, Q3 2014
Table 13: Barcelona – International tourists by Country of Residence, 2014
Table 14:Barcelona – MICE and Other Events
List of Figures
Figure 1: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Real GDP and Real GDP Growth, 2000-2025
Figure 2: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Real GDP Growth Comparison (Index 2010=100, 2000-2025)
Figure 3: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – GDP Per Capita Comparison (2000-2025)
Figure 4: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Employment Structure (2000-2025)
Figure 5: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Population Comparison (2000-2025)
Figure 6: Barcelona Metropolitan Region – Population by Age (2000-2025)

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