Retail & Trade

29-11-2016
Syrian exports were at a record low last year, data indicate.
22-11-2016
A Jordanian official has said that his government would consider an opening of a new border crossing with Syria, potentially enabling a resumption of trade ties between the two countries.
25-10-2016
Business activity in Syria’s free trade zones continues to decline, potentially indicating a broader contraction of the Syrian economy.
06-09-2016
Damasquino Mall, one of the largest commercial centres in Damascus, reopened its doors last week, a year after its closure.
30-08-2016
The Syrian Exporters Federation has opened a business centre in Tehran to promote Syrian products in the Iranian market.
14-06-2016
A border crossing between Iraq’s Kurdistan and Syria’s north-eastern region has been reopened after three months of closure.
17-05-2016
Based on the trend since the beginning of this year, Syria’s exports should reach USD 1.1 billion in 2016.
04-01-2016
The value of the goods shipped in and out of Syria’s free trade zones declined again last year, according to preliminary estimates.
08-06-2015
Syria’s free trade zones shipped a total of SYP 84 billion worth of goods last year, according to official data.
10-11-2014
Syria’s exporters federation has reached an agreement with Lebanon’s Ministry of Interior to ease the entry of its members into Lebanon, the head of the federation said.
28-07-2014
The World Trade Point Federation has agreed to reopen its Syria branch after a closure that lasted two years, according to Syria’s export development agency.
20-01-2014
The value of goods shipped into and out of Syria’s free trade zones dropped sharply in 2013.
30-09-2013
Trading in Syria’s free trade zones continued to plunge in the first eight months of this year, according to a government official.
13-05-2013
Chalhoub Group, a distributor of fashion and beauty products, is taking a 85 percent loss in its operations in Syria, its CEO said.
30-07-2012
The head of the General Organization of Free Trade Zones said that the total trade volume by companies established in the zones reached SYP 33 billion in the first half of this year.

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