Industry Analysis

We believe the useful information found here will be helpful in identifying how business development and rebuilding is thriving in Somalia. Providing industry analyses of business sectors is a way to showcase potential prospects and provide much needed insight about future opportunities.



Microfinance established across continentsExplore Somalia's finance lifeline industry over the past two decades — the money sent back home by Somalis living abroad.

Remittances Industry Analyses ...




Supporting the development of small and medium businesses, Somali microfinance depends upon both formal and informal money channels.

Microfinance Industry Analysis ...





One of Africa's more surprising success stories, the very competitive Somali telecom industry offers customers some of the lowest rates in Africa.

Telecoms Industry Analysis ...



Mobile Money

Already revolutionizing Somali money markets the same way M-PESA did for Kenya, understanding mobile money is essential for understanding Somali industry and business.

Mobile Money Industry Analyses ...




At times one of the main economic activities among Somali coastal communities, fishing looks to boom as Somali waters return to being piracy free.

Fishing Industry Analyses ...




Somalia's most important sector. Employing over 70% of Somalis with jobs.

Livestock Industry Analyses ...