The Minister of Planning and Trade Minister Salman Jumaili discussed on Wednesday the rehabilitation and development of border ports and increasing the volume of trade exchange between Iraq and Saudi Arabia.
“Jumaili presided over the expanded meeting of the Iraqi-Saudi Coordination Council, in the presence of the members of the council and the heads of the specialized committees. During the meeting, a number of issues and files on the agenda were discussed,” the ministry’s press office said in a statement.
The statement added that the Council witnessed “the study of drawing conclusions from the mutual visits between Iraq and Saudi Arabia at the highest levels and the outcome of those visits of positive results, especially in the field of rehabilitation and development of border crossing points and increase the volume of trade exchange between the two countries, as well as discuss the investment prospects available in Iraq And the opportunities it provides important for Saudi companies that can contribute to the reconstruction and development in Iraq. ”
“The next phase will see more cooperation between the two countries and there are many important steps that will be taken by the governments of the two countries,” Jumaili said. “The Saudi brothers expressed great desire to support Iraq in reconstruction and investment.