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Table of contents

 

 

 

 

Page No.

1.

 

Executive Summary

4

2.

 

Macro Economic Review and Outlook

 

 

2.1

Main Macroeconomic Indicators

6

 

2.1.1

Overview of national economy

 

 

2.1.2

Economy in First Half 2003

 

 

2.2

Economic Outlook in the next 5years

8

 

2.3

Overview of Construction Industry

9

 

2.4

Construction Industry Outlook in the next 5years

10

 

2.5

Current Condition

24

3.

 

Administration and Regulations of Construction Industry

 

 

3.1

Structure and Role of Construction Administration

34

 

3.1.1

Structure and Role of Construction Administration of Central Government

 

 

3.1.2

Structure and Role of Construction Administration of Local Government

 

 

3.1.3

Structure and Role of Associations Related in Construction Industry

 

 

3.2

Regulations on Construction Market Access

35

 

3.2.1

Regulations of License and Permitting for Construction Company

 

 

3.3

Management System of Public or Government Construction Projects

36

 

3.3.1

Organizations of Management and Enforcement

 

 

3.3.2

Inviting Bid System

 

 

3.3.3

Management System of Quality and Safety

 

 

3.3.4

System of Checking and Accepting for Projects

 

 

3.4

Risk Management for Construction Projects

37

 

3.4.1

Surety for Construction Projects

 

 

3.4.2

Insurance for Construction Projects

 

4.

 

Enhancement and Development of the Construction Industry

 

 

4.1

Productivity

37

 

4.1.1

Value-added per Employee

 

 

4.1.2

Physical Measurement of construction Productivity

 

 

4.2

Construction Cost

38

 

4.2.1

Unit Construction Cost

 

 

4.2.2

Average construction Material Prices

 

 

4.2.3

Construction Industry Salaries and Wages

 

 

4.2.4

Average Sector Wages

 

 

4.3

Policy and Initiatives on Construction Quality

39

 

4.3.1

Enhancement of quality assurance

 

 

4.3.2

Enhancement of skills of workforce

 

 

4.3.3

Enhancement of supervisory level

 

 

4.3.4

Enhancement of construction safety

 

 

4.4

Development of new technology in the construction sector

40

 

 

       -      In construction automation and mechanization

 

 

 

       -     In prefabrication technology

 

 

4.5

Policy and Initiatives on use of IT in Construction

41

 

4.6

Research and Development

41

 

4.7

Environmental Conservation

42

5.

 

Globalization of the Construction Services

 

 

5.1

Government Policy on Liberalization

43

 

5.2

Commitments in WTO

44

 

 

       -     Construction and Related Engineering Services

 

 

 

        -     Architectural and Engineering Services

 

 

5.3

Rules and Regulations for Participation of Foreign Contractors and professionals

45

 

5.4

Foreign Participation in the Domestic Market

45

 

5.5

Impact of Liberalization under the World Trade Organization

46

6.

 

CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW

 

 

6.1

BANGLADESH - ECONOMY & CONSTRUCTION SECTOR OVERVIEW

53

 

6.2

PAKISTAN - CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

56

 

Annex: Structure of the Construction Industry

 

A1

Annual Import/Export of Construction Services

48

A1.1

Top 5 Countries for Construction Import & Export

47

A2

Distribution of Contractors by Employment Size

49

A3

Turnover and Number of Employees for Top 10 Local Construction Companies

50

A4

Turnover and Number of Employees for Top 10 Foreign Construction Companies

50

A5

List of Organization Engaged with Trenchless Industry

51

 

Number of Construction Workers by Job Type

52

 

Tendering and Contracting System

52

 

Average Exchange Rate of Local Currency to US$

52