How the Motorcycle Market Boom Sparks Lucrative Opportunities for Lubricant Suppliers in Tanzania and Africa

With the rising demand for affordable and efficient modes of transportation, especially among the middle-class population in Tanzania and Africa, many people are shifting to motorcycles as their main mode of transport.

Future Projections: A Thriving Global and Local Market.

The global motorcycle market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7% from 2020 to 2027, reaching a value of USD 107.5 billion by 2027.

In 2022, the Tanzania motorcycle  market was valued at USD 260 million and is expected to grow with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR )of 3.91% during the forecast period 2023-2028.

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This increase in sales will undoubtedly trigger a rise in demand for motorcycle lubricants such as motorcycle oil, coolant, brake fluid, and transmission oil. The demand for motorcycles in Tanzania and Africa is driven by factors such as rising disposable incomes, growing urbanization, increasing traffic congestion, and low maintenance costs.

 Seizing Growth: Lubricants Market on the Rise.

The motorcycle lubricants market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.8% from 2019 to 2025, reaching a value of USD 1.8 billion by 2025. This presents significant opportunities for manufacturers to increase their sales

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Hussein Boffu runs a consultancy helping entrepreneurs achieve their goals through business planning and consultancy support. Would you like to reach out to him? Contact him via email at or by calling, texting, or WhatsApp at +255(0)655376543.