Last Updated:
19 Sep 2019

2015 Transport Sector Global PPI Update

This sector note covers private participation in infrastructure (PPI) in low and middle income countries in 2015. The following trends stood out in 2015:

  • Total investment in transport projects with private participation in emerging markets was US$69.9 billion, 53 percent above the five-year average of US$45.6 billion.
  • Europe and Central Asia gained the largest share of transport investment, capturing 64 percent of the total with the largest single investment commitment ever recorded in the PPI Database: Turkey’s US$35.6 billion IGA Airport (New International Airport).
  • Other than Europe and Central Asia, all other regions recorded investment below the five-year average.