ANALYSIS: UAE Projects Market Forecast and Review 2019


With about $900bn of projects planned or underway, the UAE is the Mena region’s second biggest projects market. It has about $589bn worth of projects under construction with a pipeline announced but unawarded projects of about $310bn. And thanks to its two economic engines of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, the UAE is also one of the strongest and most resilient economies in the region.

This analysis module will cover:

  • Opportunities and challenges in the UAE’s projects market
  • Analysis of the pipeline of planned projects and contract awards 2018-2022
  • Key policies and drivers shaping the outlook for projects in the UAE
  • Political and economic background
  • The barriers and challenges that may arise
  • Sector-by-sector breakdown of future project plans
  • Key drivers of projects in each sector
  • The UAE’s most valuable key projects and major project sponsors