Public and private expenditure on infrastructure and other construction works has served as a catalyst for Ethiopia’s rapid economic development. The country has consistently invested more than 30% of GDP into Gross Fixed Capital Formation (GFCF) expenditure since 2010 and as a result, Ethiopia has emerged as one of the fastest-growing economies in the Africa. The market value of the construction sector is currently estimated at more than US$7bn. According to the 2017 edition of African Economic Outlook, construction activities in Ethiopia accounted for 15.9% of GDP at current prices during the 2015/16 fiscal year.
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