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Emerging Market Analysis: IT, Saudi Arabia, 2013 and Beyond

Published: 19 June 2013

ID: G00248217

Analyst(s): Neha Gupta , Annette Zimmermann , Vittorio D'Orazio, Luis Anavitarte


Saudi Arabia's economy is buoyant, and we expect enterprise IT spending to grow by 2.6% in 2013, to nearly $12 billion. Region managers should target opportunities in the public sector to benefit from the government's attempts to reduce the economy's dependence on the oil industry.

Table Of Contents


  • Economics of IT
  • Vertical Industries
    • Key Findings
    • Recommendations
    • Public-Sector Industries
    • Banking and Securities
    • Manufacturing and Natural Resources
    • Communications, Media and Services
  • Consumer Market
    • Key Findings
    • Recommendations
    • Consumer Devices
    • Consumer Services
    • Consumer Dynamics

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