Future trends in strategic sectors of emerging markets in the (UAE) Middle East
Student name: Mr Apoorv Bawa Guide: Dr Subir Sen Year of completion: 2011 Host Organisation: Spire Research and Consulting (India) Pvt. Ltd. Supervisor (Host Organisation): Mr Sumit Malik Abstract: The study was undertaken to find out investment opportunities in emerging sectors of the United Arab Emirates.
The interesting study was undertaken by me as part of market research project by Spire Research &
Consultants, an international market research company. It has revealed that investment opportunities exist for
foreign investors in UAE in the following industries:
•Food & Agribusiness
•Construction & Building Material
•Environment & Renewable Energy
•ICT & Media
•Electronics & Electrical Materials
The study dealt with the competitive landscape, government initiatives, imports & exports and so on of various
investment sectors of UAE. It also includes the political risk, regulations & business environment.
The report concludes that UAE is a land of opportunities for foreign investors. The sectors were selected as per
the demographics, climatic conditions, culture and demand for products.