Region: Africa
Category: International Trade

Africa International Trade

(270 reports matching your criteria)
  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Tanzania

    ... experiences heavier rainfall between April and May, the 2024 season has been particularly intense due to the El Niño weather phenomenon, which commenced in September last year. So far, the economic impact of the flooding ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Angola

    ... to the government target of 1.18 million barrels per day (mbpd). We forecast a moderate expansion in real GDP of 2.3% in 2024 on the back of the upturn in crude oil production, a resurgence ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Congo Republic

    ... in the non-oil sector. While oil prices have risen this year, we anticipate a decline in the second half of 2024 as Opec+ cuts end. Concurrently, we project a 3.1% reduction in Congo's oil production ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - South Africa

    ... than expected to reach 5.3% y/y. That said, risks remain firmly tilted to the upside with the annual inflation rate forecast to oscillate above 5% over the coming months before easing modestly from Q4 2024. Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Gabon

    ... support, leading to increased political stability. The transitional government has outlined a clear transition timeline, including scheduling an election for August 2025. The recently concluded National Dialogue is set to provide further details on the ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Ghana

    ... prices bode well for the country’s external position. Although the external debt restructuring process has been slow, we anticipate some progress in the coming months. However, as the December elections creep nearer, we also expect ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Central African Republic

    ... indicative of the government's efforts to reduce the country's wide twin deficits and implement structural reforms proposed by the IMF. The IMF approved a three-year Extended Credit Facility (ECF) programme for the CAR in April ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Equatorial Guinea

    ... an average of 84,000 bpd in 2022 to 55,000 bpd in 2023. In Q2 2024, Exxon Mobil Corporation, which typically produces over 80% of Equatorial Guinea's total oil, announced an exit from the country. Data ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Africa

    ... Club creditors. Two days after the IMF staff visit, the Paris Club members of the Official Creditor Committee offered a three-month extension to this deadline for Ethiopia to unlock an emergency funding arrangement with the ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Africa - Egypt

    ... of the Egyptian economy over the short to medium term. Ramadan (March 11 to April 10 this year) played a part in the April lull, as trading and doing business during this period is typically ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Niger

    ... Council for the Safeguarding of the Homeland (CNSP) and serves as Niger's president after ousting Mohamed Bazoum. Ecowas lifted the remaining sanctions on Niger, paving the way for the normalisation of relations in the region. ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Malawi

    ... to stronger private consumption and government consumption, we believe the growth rate will accelerate from last year. That said, the economy continues to face headwinds each carrying its own risks. The increased frequency of adverse ... Read More

  • Egypt In-depth PESTLE Insights

    ... trend analysis. Synopsis Understand the political system in Egypt through analysis of key figures in the country and governance indicators. Understand the economic situation in Egypt through a balanced assessment of core macroeconomic issues. Understand ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Africa - Algeria

    ... outlook for the economy. Geopolitical tensions raging on in Eastern Europe and in the Middle East and a slowdown in global economic activity have resulted in Opec+ introducing production cuts to keep oil prices higher. ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Botswana

    ... industry weighed on the landlocked economy, with activity among diamond traders registering deep contractions. Despite the mining & quarrying sector rebounding in Q4 2023 from an annual contraction in the preceding quarter, non-mining activity slowed. ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Burkina Faso

    ... industrial sector and expansions in the agricultural and services sectors. The industrial sector has been under notable pressure in recent years due to insecurity, but an expected surge in gold prices this year (+10.2% to ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Togo

    ... this solid performance, the country continues to face headwinds, mainly in the form of increased insurgency on its northern border, persistent food insecurity, and difficulty accessing external financing. The deterioration in the fiscal position over ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Lesotho

    ... will likely be the main driver of Lesotho's economy over the next two years. After weak economic growth of 0.9% in 2023, we forecast growth to accelerate to 2.9% in 2024 and 3.0% in 2025. Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Gambia

    ... supported the salient agricultural sector towards the end of 2023 and remittances inflows have remained robust, supporting both domestic consumption and investment. We expect real GDP growth to ease to 4.1% in 2025 as growth ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Kenya

    ... "we need to live within our means" and "shed off fat." Based on the latest IMF report (published in January), the 2024/25 budget will prioritise measures to reduce government spending in areas such as wages ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Sierra Leone

    ... in private consumption growth as consumer price index (CPI) inflation likely restrained consumption demand. We project real GDP growth to accelerate slightly to reach 3.7% this year ‒ unchanged from our previous forecast. Strong mining ... Read More

  • Macro - Country Economic Forecasts - Rwanda

    ... in key sectors such as mining, health, transport, and agriculture. Overall, the Rwandan landscape still represents an attractive investment destination. Furthermore, building the Bugesera International Airport will catalyse activity in complementary industries such as construction, ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Namibia

    ... GDP growth to slow to 3.2% in 2024 from 4.2% in 2023. Investments in the nascent oil & gas, green hydrogen, and battery mineral industries will help to support economic growth. The recent volatility in ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Cameroon

    ... construction and manufacturing sectors. Out of all 19 sectors that make up the Cameroonian economy, only one sector - water & sanitation - contracted in Q3 2023, indicative that growth was broad-based albeit at a ... Read More

  • Analysis by Region - Emerging Markets - Seychelles

    ... 2.5% last year. Tourist arrivals are inching up but still fall short of pre-pandemic levels. We forecast real GDP growth of 4.7% in 2024 on the back of lower real imports of goods and services. Read More

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