On 27 November, Dubai won the right to host the prestigious 2020 World Expo.The event is designed to attract 25m additional visitors from around the world. As a result, the government has budgeted to invest at least $8bn in new projects for the event including infrastructure such as additional airport and seaport capacity, new roads and highways and power and water units. The event will also provide a notable boost to the private sector stimulating investment in hotels, commercial and residential space, and leisure projects.

The MEED Insight Dubai Expo 2020 Projects Report, to be published in January, will highlight the existing $111bn worth of opportunities in the projects pipeline in the emirate as well as the new $6bn-$8bn worth of government projects required to deliver the Expo itself. The report will also provide details of private sector investment plans designed to support and capitalise on.

MEED Insight Dubai Expo 2020 Projects report provides a breakdown of the macroeconomic impact of the event on the UAE economy, the wider effects of the Expo on the Abu Dhabi and Sharjah tourism and leisure sectors, housing and rental price evaluation, and other tangible impacts of the Expo win.

Key benefits and features:

  • Breakdown and analysis of the $120bn worth of project opportunites in Dubai over the next seven years, including those directly associated with the Expo
  • An estimate on the additional spending and new projects in the market up to 2020
  • Analysis of the key clients both public and private
  • Rankings of the key contractors working in the emirate
  • Political and macroeconomic analysis
  • Tourist number projections

For contractors, consultants and suppliers alike, the report provides a detailed overview of the projects market in the run to the Expo and serves as an essential guide for doing and winning business in the region.

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