Guide

Exporting to Saudi Arabia

Introduction

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is the largest economy in the Arab world. It accounts for 25 per cent of the Arab world’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

Saudi Arabia has an oil based economy with strong government controls over major economic activities.

Saudi Arabia is ranked at 92nd in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business rankings.

This guide highlights the advantages and challenges of exporting to Saudi Arabia, the sectoral opportunities in Saudi Arabia and the support available for exporting to Saudi Arabia.