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.