Construction & Real Estate
From The Report: Djibouti 2023
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In light of its infrastructure push, construction is among the most dynamic sectors of Djibouti’s economy. Railways and road development have strengthened connectivity with East African neighbours, fostering regional trade and economic integration. The country’s strategic port infrastructure leverages its advantageous position along major trade routes, attracting investment and driving economic growth. In the real estate sector, efforts are underway to improve housing availability through financing initiatives, addressing the growing demand for residential properties. Additionally, Djibouti’s capital city is witnessing an expansion of hotel offerings, catering to the increasing influx of business travellers and tourists.

This chapter contains interviews with Habon Abdillahi, COO, Habone Construction; and Amina Abdi Aden, Minister of City, Urban Planning and Housing.