Qatar's Construction & Real Estate Sector


Total revenue of the Construction sector in the GDP of Qatar


Contribution of the Construction sector to the GDP of Qatar

45B was spent for Lusail City, the largest single development undertaken in Qatar.

Key Organizations


Ashghal or the Public Works Authority, was established in 2004 to be responsible for the design, construction, delivery, and asset management of all infrastructure projects and public buildings in Qatar.

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Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI)

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) is responsible for the regulation of trade and industrial activities in Qatar. Its scope is to ensure fair trade and competition and restrict fraudulent and monopolistic activities.

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Qatari Diar

Qatari Diar was established in 2005 by the Qatar Investment Authority. Qatari Diar is entrusted to support Qatar’s growing economy and to coordinate the country’s real estate development priorities.

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Honeywell International

Honeywell is a US multinational technology company. They deliver industry solutions that include aerospace products and services, control technologies for buildings and industry, safety and productivity solutions, and performance materials globally.

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Investment Promotion Agency Qatar (IPA Qatar)

The IPA Qatar oversees investment promotion activities under the Invest Qatar brand and acts as the country’s umbrella organization for foreign direct investment attraction.

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Alfardan Group

Alfardan Group is a family run business that specializes in luxury products and services and delivers some of the world’s most-recognizable brands to the Qatari market.

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Al Mana Group

Al Mana is a Qatari conglomerate with operations in automotive distribution and services, real estate and investments, retail, food and beverage, engineering, technology, media, and entertainment.

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Salam International

Salam International is a public shareholding company involved in various industrial sectors. The company establishes, incorporates, acquires, and owns enterprises in the commercial, industrial, educational, real estate, financial, and service sectors.

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AbuIssa Holding

AbuIssa Holding is an internationally recognized leader both as a partner for growth and in exploring the possibilities of innovative new business. AbuIssa houses over 70 distinguished businesses across 11 sectors.

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Al Qamra Holding

AQH is one of the leading business conglomerates of Qatar, it manages a portfolio of companies specializing in a diverse array of sectors, such as real estate, construction, education, aquaculture services, and agriculture.

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United Development Company

United Development Company Q.P.S.C. (UDC) is Qatar's leading construction firm leading and a Qatari public shareholding company with the purpose of identifying and investing in long-term projects that contribute to Qatar's progress.

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McDermott International

McDermott International is an American company providing engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. They deliver production facilities, pipelines, and subsea systems from concept to commissioning for complex projects.

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CDM Smith

CDM Smith is a privately owned engineering and construction firm that aims to provide client services and innovative solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy, and facilities.

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Fluor Corporation

Fluor Corporation is one of the leading publicly owned engineering, construction, maintenance, and project management firms. Fluor’s core values of safety, teamwork, and excellence act as the company’s behavioral compass to advance their objectives.

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Parsons Corporation

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider and is largely focused on the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. Parsons delivers cyber security, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies.

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Al Faisal Holding

Al Faisal Holding is one of the leading diversified private holding companies in Qatar. Al Faisal has played a key role in the development of the economy of Qatar by attracting foreign investment.

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Al Balagh Trading & Contracting

Al Balagh Trading & Contracting was founded in 1977 and is a diverse company primarily specializing in five areas: construction, oil and gas, trading, medical and scientific equipment, and IT solutions.

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Ezdan Holding Group

Ezdan Holding Group is involved in the real estate sector. Its primary endeavors consist of the acquisition and sale of property and land and the provision of general contract services for all types of projects and buildings.

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Barwa Real Estate

Barwa Real Estate Corporation QPSC is a public shareholding company, which is engaged in the real estate operations, development and brokerage.The corporation is owned by Qatari Diar Real Estate and Investment.

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Al Muftah Group

Founded in 1963, Al Muftah Group is a Doha based private consumer goods company with more than 190 employees, specializing in Automotive, Real Estate, satellite TV broadcasting and Transport, among others.

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Redco Group

Redco Group is the leading manufacturer of Precast and GRC Elements in the State of Qatar. The company has produced a variety of Precast Elements, ranging from roof slabs, beams, retaining walls to boundary walls and GR decorative cladding panels.

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Redco Construction Al Mana

Redco Construction-Almana is a private Qatari company headquartered in Doha, which operates as a general contractor. It is specialized in constructing high and medium rise buildings, hotels, residential, offices, malls and large compounds.

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Qatar Engineering & Construction Company

Qatar Engineering & Construction Company (Qcon) is the leading National EPC & Maintenance Contractor in the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Fertilizer and Power industries. Qcon continues to be a major contributor to the hydrocarbon infrastructural development.

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UrbaCon Trading & Contracting Company (UCC)

UrbaCon Trading & Contracting Company (UCC) W.L.Lis a Qatari based international construction services company and a leading Grade A licensed builder. It is located in Lusail, Qatar and is part of the Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction Industry.

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Qatar Chamber of Commerce & Industry (QCCI)

The QCCI was established in 1963, and its primary function is to organize business interests and represent the Qatari private sector both locally and internationally and to support the country’s economic actors and productivity.

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Al Seal Contracting & Trading

Al Seal Contracting & Trading is a Doha based construction company that provides civil contracting for residential and commercial buildings. It is part of the Office Administrative Services Industry.

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Qatari Businessmen Association (QBA)

The key function of QBA is to work as the link between Qatar’s strategic plans and the activities of Qatari businessmen. QBA aims to play a leading role in the development of private sector activities at the local and international levels.

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Qatar Insurance Company (QIC)

Established in 1964, QIC was the first domestic insurance company in the State of Qatar. Today, QIC is the market leader in Qatar and a dominant insurer in the GCC and MENA region.

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