Commercial Opportunities

The Council for Development and Reconstruction (CDR) is the Lebanese government’s executive body responsible for tendering major projects, procuring financing for these projects, and supervising their execution. Major projects are listed at http://www.cdr.gov.lb/eng/home.asp.
Significant investment opportunities for international companies exist in the energy, water and wastewater, oil and gas, safety and security, franchising, ICT, and healthcare sectors. More information about electricity and water projects can be found at http://www.energyandwater.gov.lb. More information about Lebanon’s oil and gas opportunities can be found at http://www.lpa.gov.lb. more information about Lebanon’s franchising sector can be found at http://www.lfalebanon.com.

Further, the Country Commercial Guide (CCG) presents a comprehensive look at Lebanon’s economic and commercial environment, identifies commercial opportunities for U.S. exports and investment, and reviews the overall investment climate in Lebanon. Please visit http://2016.export.gov/Lebanon/countrycommercialguide/index.asp.