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City Profile - Dar es Salaam; Comprehensive overview of the city, PEST analysis and analysis of key industries including technology, tourism and hospitality, construction and retail.

City Profile - Dar es Salaam; Comprehensive overview of the city, PEST analysis and analysis of key industries including technology, tourism and hospitality, construction and retail.

Summary

Dar es Salaam metropolitan area is the economic, social and business hub of Tanzania. The area accounts for almost 17.7% of the total national GDP. The economy of the area is mainly dominated by the tertiary sector with more than 68.1% contribution to the total GVA.

China is the major source of funding and investment in Tanzania which helps in boosting infrastructure. In addition, a movement of goods and services to Dar es Salaam, through modern rail link from inland countries, is likely to bolster economic growth.

Synopsis

“City Profile - Dar es Salaam” 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 Dar es Salaam. The report contains detailed tourism, retail, construction, technology and public infrastructure data and insight into economic, social, and industry trends.

Key Highlights

  • 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.
Scope
  • The service sector remains the key contributor to the regional economy - and the major employer.
  • The Tourism industry in Tanzania is prospering and continues to be among the key sectors in generating foreign exchange. The sector accounted for 4.7% of Tanzania’s economy.
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.


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
Sources
Further Reading
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List of Tables
Table 1: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area - key facts (estimates), 2017
Table 2: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- real GDP growth, 2000-25
Table 3: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- economic growth comparison (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Table 4: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25 (US$)
Table 5: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 6: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- population comparison, 2000-25 (million)
Table 7: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)
Table 8: Dar es Salaam city- mass transit network indicators, 2016
Table 9: Dar es Salaam city - Julius Nyerere International Airport key indicators
Table 10: Dar es Salaam city - office rents
Table 11: Tanzania - international arrivals by country of residence, 2016
Table 12: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- MICE and other events
List of Figures
Figure 1: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- real GDP growth, 2000-25
Figure 2: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- economic growth comparison (Index 2010=100), 2000-25
Figure 3: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25
Figure 4: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total)
Figure 5: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- population comparison, 2000-25
Figure 6: Dar es Salaam metropolitan area- population by age, 2000-25 (% of total)

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