As a non-profit, voluntary and global association of trade associations representing member construction companies from their respective regions:
1. CICA represents and speaks for the construction industry on technical, legal and political matters of international concern and provides a forum for fellowship, cooperation and interaction with member federations and linked institutions.
2. CICA is also acting as a CLUB for Contractors of any size and as a lobby at international level interacting with worldwide Public Organizations.
3. CICA encourages the exchange of experiences, information and technical knowledge.
CICA promotes investment in engineering and building that enhances both our environment and the quality of life for all.
4. CICA promotes the global construction industry, by stressing notably its fundamental impact on the economy at local, regional and global levels.
The contribution of the Construction Industry to the world’s GDP is estimated at 9 %. But the impact on the world economy at large is much higher: investments in adequate infrastructure, housing and energy efficiency are vital to economic growth, job creation,