With up to $41 trillion of investment needed in infrastructure by 2030 to meet increased demand, investors need to recognise that the water industry is set for dramatic future growth.
Water is a mainstream investment option
Water is now undoubtedly a mainstream investment option. The global water services market is currently worth more than $500 billion, and it continues to grow at 6% per year. Demand for water worldwide has increased nine-fold since 1900; almost double the speed of global population growth over the same period. And when it comes to predicting future water usage, past performance really is indicative of future results: While the rate of world population growth continues to increase, demand for clean, usable water is growing even faster.
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