MEA projects Q2  2017

The Middle East and Africa’s leading FDI sector by project number in the second quarter of the year was software and IT services, which saw 32 projects.

Business services was second with 28, with financial services not far behind on 25 projects.


The communications sector saw 15 projects, narrowly beating the industrial machinery sector, which had 14 in Q2, 2017.

The chart was produced using fDi Markets, which gives real-time crossborder greenfield investment data on all sectors and locations. For more information visit