BMI View: The creation of a new private equity fund to allow pension funds to invest in infrastructure
further diversifies Colombia's financing sources for projects, reducing the risks associated with the
financing stage in the project cycle and improving the overall ..."
BMI View: Declining global oil prices, high levels of national debt and substantial inflation have all
contributed to a very poor outlook for Venezuela's ailing construction sector. Few new projects are coming
to the pipeline and existing construction projects are oft ..."
Market outlook of the elevators and escalators market in Colombia
The market for elevators and escalators in Colombia is expected to show moderate growth during the forecast period and is positively influenced by the increased construction spending in ..."
BMI View: Brazil's construction sector will remain in recession in 2016 as the direct and indirect
implications of Operation Lava Jato weigh on the industry. With contracting effectively halted and existing
projects in a state of flux whilst the investigation is ongoi ..."
BMI View: Ecuador's infrastructure development will slow considerably over the next five years as the
country faces the widest budget deficit in decades, mainly due to the sustained low oil price. The
government's push for PPPs will be critical to maintaining growth i ..."
BMI View: Private investment in Argentina's infrastructure will increase if - as we expect - a more centrist
government is elected in the upcoming presidential elections, creating a more favourable investment
environment. Argentina's well educated labour force will su ..."
In real terms, Colombia's construction industry will continue to expand over the forecast period (2015-2019), albeit at a slower pace due to falling oil prices, which resulted in a decline of export earnings.
The industry's expansion o ..."
Construction activity in Argentina was weak in 2014, due to the deteriorating business environment, currency depreciation and high inflation. The country's construction industry consequently contracted by 0.5% in real terms that year. This was ..."
Skid-steer loaders used to perform a variety of tasks in the construction industry, such as digging and lifting. They can be easily fitted with a variety of attachments to perform different tasks on construction sites. They are highly maneuverable because of their compact size ..."
BMI View: Prolonged delays have held back major projects far into 2015, causing Peru's construction
industry to contract 2.5% for the year. We expect the industry to recover from this recession in 2016 as a
number of key transport and energy projects move forward. Ove ..."