Retail & Trade

05-08-2002

Syria's trade with Jordan has increased by 68% in the first five months of the year according to a statement released by the Jordanian Department of Statistics.

 

30-05-2002
Syria and Iraq have agreed to standardize 172 descriptions for goods and commodities exchanged between them, according to a communique released at the end of the 4th session of the Syrian-Iraqi joint committee.
27-05-2002
Syria and Oman will sign a bilateral free trade agreement by next July, reported the Times of Oman.
02-05-2002
According to Turkey's minister of transport, who was attending the joint Syrian-Turkish transport committee in Damascus, trade between the two neighbouring countries reached USD 745 million in 2001, from USD 545 million in 2000.
22-04-2002
The visit to Syria of Leonid Kuchma, President of Ukraine, has led to the signing of a series of cooperation and investment agreements between the two countries.
12-04-2002
Syria and Qatar are currently holding discussions in Doha for the establishment of a free trade area between them by the beginning of next year and for the avoidance of double taxation.
12-04-2002
Officials from the ministries of economy and transport said that a project for the establishment, in the coastal Tartous governorate, of a free trade zone, with its own port, is currently being studied, reported Moheet, an Arabic portal.
03-04-2002
Pakistan Commerce Minister Abdul Razak Daoud offered to import raw cotton from Syria at zero duty, in exchange for Syrian imports of Pakistanese sugar, paper, cement, and fertiliser equipment.