Market Access

Via Jordan’s extensive and global free trade and bilateral agreements , Reach Over 1 Billion Consumers

Locating in Jordan allows investors to use their investment as a base for trade and investment benefiting from the signing of major free trade agreements equaling 55 Bilateral Investment Treaties, 27 Double Taxation agreements and 7 Free Trade Agreements allowing access to regional and international markets. Jordan is a member in the World Trade Organization (WTO), the Greater Arab Free Trade Area (GAFTA), Agadir Agreement, and a party to the EU Association Agreement, Barcelona Declaration. It has also entered FTAs with the US, European Free Trade Association States (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland), Singapore, Canada.

 

Jordan’s Free Trade Agreements open markets in:

  • 17 Arab countries under the Greater Arab Free Trade Agreement (GAFTA).
  • European Union under the Association Agreement.
  • In addition to the Agadir Agreement between Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia which aims at supporting further integration between these states and the Europe Union.
  • Norway, Switzerland, Iceland and Liechtenstein under the European Free Trade Association (EFTA).

In Addition, Jordan has Free Trade Agreements with:

  • United States of America
  • Singapore
  • Canada

 

Trade Freedom Index2018
UAE84.3
Jordan82.0
Turkey78.6
Saudi Arabia78.2
Egypt70.9

 

Out of 180 countries