Africa’s economies are slowly but surely growing with each year presenting new possibilities for exploitation. Here is a list of African countries whose economies have been predicted to grow significantly in 2019.
This list is accurate as reported by Foresight Africa’s report 2019.
10. Burkina Faso
- Expected Growth in 2019: 6%
The country’s main income comes from subsistence agriculture with a small fraction coming from industries and services. However, Burkina Faso is still plagued with problems such as highly variable rainfall, poor soils, lack of adequate infrastructure and low literacy levels.
Recent developments in the exports of cotton and gold have seen the country’s economy grow significantly by 5.9% in 2018.