Minister of Commerce discusses with his Saudi counterpart the development of bilateral relations
Trade Minister Mohammed Hashim al-Ani discussed with his Saudi counterpart Majid bin Abdullah al-Qasabi the development of relations between Iraq and Saudi Arabia in all fields, as well as holding businessmen forums between the two countries and emphasizing the customs facilities.
A statement to the Ministry of Commerce that its minister met with his Saudi counterpart Majid bin Abdullah cane on the sidelines of his participation in the thirty - fourth session of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial / COMCEC / Cooperation of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation held in Istanbul. "
During the meeting , they talked about the development of relations between [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] and Saudi Arabia in all fields . the
Saudi minister said during the meeting , " the desire of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the development of bilateral relations and work with [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]in the next stage and hold meetings and forums between businessmen in the two countries."
He also expressed his country's desire to sign an agreement with [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] on trade facilitation and customs measures to facilitate the access of goods to the markets of the two countries. He directed Al-Ani to visit [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] and hold bilateral meetings in the coming stage.
Trade Minister Mohammed Hashim Al-Ani welcomed the invitation, stressing the depth of Iraqi-Saudi relations and his keenness to develop them to serve the interests of both countries. "
He also expressed the desire to increase the volume of trade exchange between the two countries and encourage Saudi investors to invest in Iraq.