Sudan - Country Commercial Guide
Market Opportunities

Overview of best prospect sectors, major infrastructure projects, significant government procurements and other business opportunities.

Last published date: 2021-02-12

As an emerging market, Sudan offers opportunities in numerous sectors, including energy, health care, agriculture, the extractive industries, construction, engineering, and infrastructure improvement.  Due to years of sanctions and government underinvestment, Sudan’s basic infrastructure has deteriorated significantly.  The CLTG has prioritized improving power generation and distribution, basic health services, potable water distribution, and upgrading major transportation arteries to Port Sudan and Kosti.  The government is hopefully lifting the SST designation will improve access to increased international aid, debt restructuring opportunities, and foreign direct investment.