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Mega Trends in Africa
Africa is Open for Business: Growth within Reach
with Mega Trends
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Mega Trend Africa Report Highlights
• A splurge of $80 billion investment in mobile networks across
the continent will p...
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Possible Africa News Headlines in 2020
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Africa becomes first countryAfrica becomes first countryAfrica becomes first co...
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Africa is Open for Business: Growth within Reach with Mega Trends

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Africa is Open for Business: Growth within Reach with Mega Trends

  1. 1. 1P5Db-MT Mega Trends in Africa Africa is Open for Business: Growth within Reach with Mega Trends
  2. 2. 2 Listen On Demand 2 Now Available On Demand https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/5562/163749 Or www.frost.com/ab
  3. 3. 3 Mega Trend Africa Report Highlights • A splurge of $80 billion investment in mobile networks across the continent will potentially create an opportunity of 80% mobile phone penetration by 2020 • Mobile transactions to account for 75% of all banking transactions by 2020 with value of transaction expected to reach $300 billion • A possible cashless African economy will have 520 million Africans opting for mobile wallets by 2020 • Online B2C commerce in Africa to reach $74.6 billion by 2025 with the top 8 eRetailing hot spots to account for nearly 60% of the region’s online shopping • The evolving Digital Payment System could potentially result in intra-African trade to account for nearly 23% of the total trade to be witnessed • The proposed Free Trade Area (T-FTA) between SADC, COMESA, and EAC is all set to drive imports by an average of 60% by 2020 • Africa holds the potential to be a billion dollar market in both mobile & e-learning given highest growth witnessed in these areas • Young working age population, huge beneficiation opportunities and increased mobile growth potentials would enable it to become the 2nd most fastest growing region by 2025 • With more than 70% urbanization rate expected by 2025, cities in Africa expected to witness a double fold increase in economic actity Africa in a nutshell
  4. 4. 4 Possible Africa News Headlines in 2020 4 Africa becomes first countryAfrica becomes first countryAfrica becomes first countryAfrica becomes first country to launch a single tradeto launch a single tradeto launch a single tradeto launch a single trade currency that is virtualcurrency that is virtualcurrency that is virtualcurrency that is virtual Robots to play a critical roleRobots to play a critical roleRobots to play a critical roleRobots to play a critical role in eradicating Ebola acrossin eradicating Ebola acrossin eradicating Ebola acrossin eradicating Ebola across AfricaAfricaAfricaAfrica AfricaAfricaAfricaAfrica usurps Indiausurps Indiausurps Indiausurps India to boastto boastto boastto boast the largest workingthe largest workingthe largest workingthe largest working populationpopulationpopulationpopulation Africa trials unmanned airAfrica trials unmanned airAfrica trials unmanned airAfrica trials unmanned air cargo travel connectingcargo travel connectingcargo travel connectingcargo travel connecting several towns & villagesseveral towns & villagesseveral towns & villagesseveral towns & villages.... Africa declared homeAfrica declared homeAfrica declared homeAfrica declared home to oneto oneto oneto one out of five of the planet’sout of five of the planet’sout of five of the planet’sout of five of the planet’s youngyoungyoungyoung population.population.population.population. Africa achieves digitalAfrica achieves digitalAfrica achieves digitalAfrica achieves digital economy milestone as 3G /economy milestone as 3G /economy milestone as 3G /economy milestone as 3G / 4G coverage expands to all4G coverage expands to all4G coverage expands to all4G coverage expands to all regions.regions.regions.regions. Africa’s first company entersAfrica’s first company entersAfrica’s first company entersAfrica’s first company enters space tourism industry.space tourism industry.space tourism industry.space tourism industry. SSA emerges as the world’sSSA emerges as the world’sSSA emerges as the world’sSSA emerges as the world’s new China.new China.new China.new China.
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  6. 6. 6 For Additional Information Samantha James Senior Corporate Communications Executive , Africa +27 (0)21 680 3574 samantha.james@frost.com Richard Sear Global Vice President: Visionary Innovation Research Group +1 (0) 210 247 3840 rsear@frost.com General Inquires North America: 1 877 GoFrost (463-7678) myfrost@frost.com Latin America: +54 11 4777 1550 Europe: +44 (0)20 7343 8383 Asia Pacific: +65 68900999 Africa: +27 21 680 3260 Israel: +972-9-9502888 Middle East & North Africa: +971.4.4331.893 South Asia: +91 (0) 22 6160 6666

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