Reliable Data and Forecasts for MEA Markets

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FocusEconomics helps financial instutions navigate economic risks in Middle Eastern & African markets using reliable and up-to-date forecasts and data.

Our easy-to-use platform comprises data and forecasts from 400 professional forecasting firms, banks, think-tanks, and statistical databases.

Our consensus approach provides an average of expert forecasts, protecting you against the risks of relying on a single or biased forecaster. You also have access to each individual forecaster's numbers, with standardized indicator definitions for easy comparison.

GET MORE RELIABLE DATA

The FocusEconomics Consensus Forecast averages the views of leading forecasters. This produces a more reliable number that cancels out errors in individual forecasts.

REDUCE RISK

Our consensus method means you won't risk using an extreme or biased forecast, and gives you a spread of credible forecasts for better risk and scenario analysis.

SAVE TIME

Don't waste time finding and checking information on African markets. We check and harmonize data and forecasts so you have a reliable and up-to-date view of each market.

Our "Panelist Dashboard" makes it easy to compare different predictions from different forecasters. Give it a try below:

Try our other dashboards

Our dashboards are designed to make your analytical and reporting tasks faster and easier. Check out some of our other dashboards below:

MENA COUNTRIES:

  • ALGERIA
  • BAHRAIN
  • EGYPT
  • IRAN
  • IRAQ
  • ISRAEL
  • JORDAN
  • KUWAIT
  • LEBANON
  • MOROCCO
  • OMAN
  • QATAR
  • SAUDI ARABIA
  • TUNISIA
  • UAE
  • YEMEN

*FOCUSECONOMICS full global coverage spans 131 countries.
See here a full list of our coverage.

FORECASTS FOR:

  • Economic Growth
  • Inflation
  • Interest rates
  • Unemployment
  • Private Consumption
  • Current Account Balance
  • Imports
  • Exports
  • Benchmark rates
  • Trade Balance
  • International Reserves
  • Industrial Production
  • FX rates
  • Fiscal Balance
  • Public Debt
  • External Debt
  • Merchandise Exports
  • Merchandise Imports
  • Energy Commodities prices
  • Metals Commodities prices
  • Agricultural Commodities prices
    and many more...

CONTRIBUTING FORECASTERS:

  • Banco BPI
  • Bank Hapoalim
  • Bank Leumi
  • Barclays Capital
  • Beltone Financial
  • BNP Paribas
  • Capital Economics
  • Citigroup Global Mkts
  • Commerzbank
  • Credit Agricole
  • Credit Suisse
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Danske Bank
  • DekaBank
  • DuckerFrontier
  • Econometrix
  • EIU
  • Emirates NBD
  • EPRC
  • Euler Hermes
  • Euromonitor International
  • Fitch Solutions (BMI)
  • FSDH Merchant Bank
  • Goldman Sachs
  • HSBC
  • ING
  • Investec
  • Jadwa Investment
  • JPMorgan
  • Julius Baer
  • KPMG
  • Mathes & Savant
  • Moody’s Analytics
  • National Bank of Kuwait
  • Nomura
  • Oxford Economics
  • Quantrarian Capital Management
  • Samba Financial Group
  • Standard Chartered
  • UBS
    and more...
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“ [FocusEconomics] creates a visual impression that [the region] is interest-worthy more than an uneducated reader would suspect. You are doing a great service for the continent presenting information in an attractive and comprehensive way. I think it’s good that you are a neutral observer and reporting third party sources. You don’t have skin in the game. ”

Jaroslaw Wieczorek, Deputy Division Chief, Regional Studies Division, Africa Dept., IMF

COUNTRY REPORTS

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Our monthly country reports provide you with unbiased executive-style commentary on key developments, based on the FOCUSECONOMICS CONSENSUS FORECAST - averaging the views of top forecasters.

All key data is summarised into an easy-to-read view to save you time. This means you save time reading and summarising data and analysis from different sources.

DATA ACCESS

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We provide access to a large database of economic indicators as well as to additional datasets.

Our rigorous data verification process ensures the highest level of accuracy and reliability, meaning you spend less time gathering and checking data across sources.

Datasets can be integrated into your dashboards, applications and data feeds, with visualizations done to your specification.

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