What Does The United States Stand To Lose If It Doesn’t Pay Attention To The African Space Industry?

Photo Credit: videolar.co

For at least thirty years, the US’s commercial relationship with Africa has been dominated by resources underground. Oil, gas and minerals account for about half of all U.S direct investment in Africa. Commercial relations with the US have been dominated by U.S engagement in natural resources. The United States has always been a lead investor…

This article is available to premium readers only. Become a premium member of Space in Africa to read the full article.

Log In Sign Up



© Space in Africa 2019

All rights reserved. Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited. You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other forms of electronic retrieval system.



New Report: The African space economy is now worth USD 7 billion and is projected to grow at a 7.3% compound annual growth rate to exceed USD 10 billion by 2024. Read the executive summary of the African Space Industry Report - 2019 Edition to learn more about the industry. You can order the report online.