Iraq and Saudi Arabia stressed their desire to continue to achieve strategic partnership in the economic, trade and investment fields in the interests of the two countries.
This came during the official visit of the Saudi Minister of Trade and Investment Majid bin Abdullah al-Qasabi and his accompanying delegation to Baghdad.
"This visit will be the beginning of a new era of economic, trade and investment relations between the two countries in all fields and in order to achieve the aspirations of the governments and people of both countries, which will contribute to the challenges facing the relations," Minister of Planning and Trade Minister Salman Jumaili said in a statement. Common to the two countries as well as contribute to the stability and security of the region. "
He added that "the project of trade cooperation between Iraq and Saudi Arabia next will reflect all expectations and exceed all the stages of the previous stop and offset the years of stagnation imposed by the circumstances of the region and forget the previous periods with all the complexities."
For his part, Saudi Minister Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al Qassabi stressed his country's keenness to strengthen and develop relations between the two countries to achieve economic partnership and establish the Saudi-Iraqi Economic Council to reach a real economic strategy.
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