BMI View: Brazil's construction sector remains in a state of flux, with the recession expected to persist in
2016 as tenders are delayed, companies face a high cost of capital, the public sector remains in gridlock.
The recession will ease as the government filters fu ..."
BMI View: Additional financing availability on the back of new infrastructure funds that are supported by
international development institutions will be instrumental in the implementation of Colombia's ambitious
project pipeline. In light of low commodity prices, dive ..."
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: We maintain our positive outlook for Chile's construction sector in 2016 as oil prices remain
low and the country's macroeconomics strengthen. Growth in the industry will be driven primarily by
investment in power plants and road infrastructure projects, wit ..."
BMI View: Private investment in Argentina's infrastructure sector should increase and the business
environment should improve now Mauricio Macri's centre-right government is in power. Meanwhile,
Chinese and Russian backing of major projects, particularly in the energy ..."
BMI View: We expect the Peruvian construction industry to recover in 2016, following a severe contraction
in 2016 as a number of key transport and energy projects move forward. Over the longer term, a robust
project pipeline, high infrastructure demand and strong poli ..."
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 ..."