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Vol 1 (AAC) No 2

Published 1st December 2007


The great building race

China now has the biggest market share of Africa’s fast-growing construction sector as the demand for energy and transport booms

Chinese construction companies are sprinting ahead of their Western rivals to secure the biggest state contracts and expand their market share in Africa’s new building boom. By the end of 2007, Chinese companies will have the biggest share of the African construction market by a comfortable margin, according to Western industry estimates.

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