Dubai foreign trade crosses Dh1 trillion

Dubai?s non-oil foreign trade crossed Dh1 trillion mark by the end of Q3 2013 compared to Dh918 billion for the same period in 2012.

The emirate?s rising position on the world trade map owing to the increasing growth in its foreign trade volume qualifies it to occupy a prominent position in the economic scene.

Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, expressed satisfaction over the strong results and the steady increase in the volume of Dubai?s foreign trade exchanges, considering the achievement a solid evidence of the effectiveness of the Emirate?s economic policies.

He underlined the importance of the announced trade results for the first three quarters of 2013 as a new starting point towards further achievements which boost UAE status as a global hub for trade, and reinforce Dubai’s position as a focal gateway for international trade exchanges.

via Dubai foreign trade crosses Dh1 trillion – Emirates 24/7.