Janabi: Iraq has become a big market for Saudi Arabia
11:04 - 26/09/2019
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Iraqi ambassador confirmed in Saudi Arabia Qahtan al - Janabi, said Thursday that [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] has become a big market for Saudi Arabia, pointing out that there is a steady increase in mutual exports between the two countries.
Al-Janabi said in remarks reported by the newspaper "Asharq Al-Awsat" and saw it (information), that "Abdul-Mahdi's visit to Saudi Arabia is important to strengthen the strategic partnership between the two countries at all levels, especially the economic side, through the activation of 13 agreements and a memorandum of understanding, signed between The two sides, during the previous and first visit of the Iraqi Prime Minister to Riyadh. ”
He added, “There is cooperation between the two countries, in the areas of security, as well as memorandums of understanding between the ministries of interior of the two countries, which have been approved by both sides, and waiting to be signed if the Iraqi [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] visits Riyadh or the [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] Saudi Arabia to Baghdad as soon as possible, to sign this memorandum. ”
Al-Janabi said: "We have come a long way in economic cooperation, where [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] has become a big market for Saudi Arabia, and significantly removed the state of the great contraction in the field of exports that prevailed in the previous period," pointing out that "there is a steady increase in exports between the two countries."
The Iraqi ambassador said that "currently we see a steady increase commercially, economically and investment quantity and quality between the two countries, with the expectation of more openness between Riyadh and Baghdad in the coming period, especially after the opening of the port of Arar in mid-October (October)." Done / 25