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BMI View: Mozambique's construction industry will record moderate growth over our 10-year forecast
period, supported primarily by investment into coal export infrastructure as demand for the commodity
remains stable. While the country's nascent gas sector is expected to take off 2020, bringing major benefits
to the construction industry, the risk of delay to major gas infrastructure developments remains high.
Forecast & Industry Developments
? This quarter we are maintaining our forecast for 4.0% real growth in 2016 as budgetary pressures and the
country's debt crisis weigh on the government's ability to deploy capital for road and social infrastructure
? Sustaining growth in the construction sector is continued investment in coal export infrastructure as
demand remains solid for the commodity.
? The industry is projected to expand by 6.3% over our full 10-year forecast period between 2016 and