Report on 594 Global Port Construction Projects Insights

morocco port projectThe “Project Insight – Global Port Construction Projects” report has been added to’s offering.

This report provides detailed analysis, information and insights based on 594 global port construction projects split by region and value. Country profiles are provided for the top 10 countries including India, Malaysia and the US.

Currently, global port construction projects are valued at approximately US$461.1 billion; of this, US$160.1 billion is in the planning stage.

Asia-Pacific accounts for the highest value with US$183.2 billion, followed by the Middle East and Africa with projects valuing US$122.6 billion. The Americas follow with projects with a value of US$97.2 billion, and Europe has projects valued at US$58.1 billion. Globally, India heads up port project investment with US$41.1 billion, followed by Malaysia with projects valuing US$28.1 billion. The largest projects currently in the pipeline are the US$22.8 billion Carey Island Port Klang Extension in Malaysia, followed by the US$20 billion Payra Seaport Development in Bangladesh.

Key Highlights

The total pipeline of projects is valued at US$461.1 billion with US$49.1 billion being spent in 2018 and US$92.7 billion in 2019.

The highest value of projects are at the execution stage, with US$169 billion, followed by projects at the planning stage with US$160.1 billion.

India leads the global project pipeline, with projects valued at US$41.1 billion, followed by Malaysia with US$28.1 billion.

Public investment is responsible for the funding of the highest proportion of projects, with 38%, with joint public/private funding at 33% and the remaining 29% of projects financed by private funding.

Assuming all projects tracked go ahead as planned, annual spending would reach US$92.7 billion in 2019.

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