Greater Arab free trade Higher hydrocarbon prices boost surplus

2 b illio n w ith sa u d i ara b ia a ro u n d 3 p e

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Unformatted text preview: f to ta l in tra re g io n a l tra d e ) a n d $ 7 .2 b illio n w ith Sa u d i Ara b ia (a ro u n d 3 p e rce n t o f in tra -re g io n a l tra d e ). In 2 0 1 2 , Q a ta r's s tro n g e s t tra d e re la tio n s h ip s w e re w ith th e UAE ($ 3 .5 b illio n ) a n d Sa u d i Ara b ia ($ 2 .2 b illio n ) a n d 8 3 p e rce n t o f Q a ta r's in tra -GAFTA tra d e w a s w ith th e GC C . W ith re g a rd s to n o n -GC C GAFTA co u n trie s , Q a ta r's le a d in g tra d e p a rtn e rs w e re Le b a n o n ($ 5 9 7 millio n ) a n d E g yp t ($ 4 2 0 millio n ). It is like ly th a t a fre e tra d e a g re e me n t w ith in th e GAFTA co u n trie s w ill b e imp le me n te d in th e n e a r fu tu re . Th e re d u ctio n in cu s to ms ta riffs like ly to re s u lt fro m a n a g re e me n t w o u ld h e lp to fu rth e r b o o s t in tra -re g io n a l tra d e , w h ich w ill a ls o co n tin u e to b e s u p p o rte d b y g e n e ra l e co n o mic d e ve lo p me n t a n d imp ro vin g tra d e in fra s tru ctu re a cro s s th e re g io n . C re d it: Ara b Ne w s , Je d d a h , Sa u d i Ara b ia _ (c)2 0 1 3 th e Ara b Ne w s (Je d d a h , Sa u d i Ara b ia ) Vis it th e Ara b Ne w s (Je d d a h , Sa u d i Ara b ia ) a t w w w .a ra b n e w s .co m Dis trib u te d b y MC T In fo rma tio n Se rvice s Indexing (details) S ubject Fre e tra d e ; In te rn a tio n a l tra d e ; E xp o rts ezpr oxy.clayton.edu:2088/abicomplete/pr intviewfile?accountid= 10139 1/2 8/26/13 Title ezpr oxy.clayton.edu:2088/abicomplete/pr intviewfile?accountid= 10139 Gre a te r Ara b fre e tra d e : Hig h e r h yd ro ca rb o n p rice s b o o s t s u rp lu s Publication title McC la tch y - Trib u n e Bu s in e s s Ne w s Publication year 2013 Publication date Ma y 1 3 , 2 0 1 3 Y ear 2013 Publisher McC la tch y - Trib u n e In fo rma tio n Se rvice s Place of publication W a s h in g to n Country of publication Un ite d Sta te s Publication subject Bu s in e s s An d E co n o mics S ource type W ire Fe e d s Language of publication E n g lis h Document type Ne w s ProQ uest document ID 1350087110 Document URL h ttp ://p ro xyg s u -cla 1 .g a lile o .u s g .e d u /lo g in ? u rl=h ttp ://s e a rch .p ro q u e s t.co m/d o cvie w /1 3 5 0 0 8 7 1 1 0 ? a cco u n tid =1 0 1 3 9 Copyright _ (c)2 0 1 3 th e Ara b Ne w s (Je d d a h , Sa u d i Ara b ia ) Vis it th e Ara b Ne w s (Je d d a h , Sa u d i Ara b ia ) a t w w w .a ra b n e w s .co m Dis trib u te d b y MC T In fo rma tio n Se rvice s Last updated 2 0 1 3 -0 5 -1 2 Database ABI/INFO RM C o mp le te Bi bl i ography C ita tio n s tyle : AP A6 Gre a te r a ra b fre e tra d e : Hig h e r h yd ro ca rb o n p rice s b o o s t s u rp lu s . (2 0 1 3 , Ma y 1 3 ). McC la tch y - Trib u n e Bu s in e s s Ne w s . Re trie ve d fro m h ttp ://s e a rch .p ro q u e s t.co m/d o cvie w /1 3 5 0 0 8 7 1 1 0 ? a cco u n tid =1 0 1 3 9 C o p yrig h t © 2 0 1 3 P ro Q u e s t LLC . All rig h ts re s e rve d . Te rms a n d C o n d itio n s ezpr oxy.clayton.edu:2088/abicomplete/pr intviewfile?accountid= 10139 2/2...
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