Confederation of International Contractors' Associations

Established in 1974, the Confederation of International Contractors' Associations (CICA) represents the Construction Industry on a global scale. The Worldwide Construction Industry, involving contractors of all sizes, represents a global turnover of US$ 7 trillion and employs around 120 million employees.

Established in the year 1974 in Tokyo, CICA successfully represents the Construction Industry at the world level.


CICA regularly participates in a variety of working groups and publishes position papers on significant international issues.


CICA analyses and summarizes the latest economic reports and news from international organizations & financial institutions.


october 2017

1oct - 5All DayFIIC Board meeting and Inter-american Construction Industry Congress

12oct - 13All DayEIC General Assembly and workshop on «The Global Infrastructure Funding Gap – Why it exists and how it can be overcome»

november 2017

6nov - 7All DayCICA Board-Council Meeting & Side events

21nov - 22All DayUNECE First session of the Working Party on Public-Private Partnerships

Become a Friend

Friends of CICA

CICA is the world’s largest, most representative organization for the construction industry. It gathers and defends worldwide, the concerns of the construction industry. CICA has unrivalled authority in promoting rules to improve the conduct of the construction business across borders.

CICA’s privileged links with major intergovernmental organizations and international financial institutions allow CICA to effectively represent the interests of its members for developing and industrialized countries taking into account the interests of both business providers and users.

A status of “Friends of CICA” was recently set up for Companies. The Friends of CICA have a number of significant advantages. They will be able to attend CICA Council Meetings and will be encouraged to participate in specific CICA contacts with leading representatives of International Financial Institutions, of the United Nations, special government agencies, and more.

Find out more about becoming a friend of CICA.