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 The Islamic Chamber of Commerce , Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA)
The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Head of State : King Abdullah II
Population : 9.46 Million (2016)
Capital City : Amman
Largest City : Amman
Languages : Arabic (the official language), English is widely used
Monetary Unit : Jordanian Dinar (JOD)
Facts
GDP (USD) : 38.65 Billion (2016)
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD) : 1.54 Billion (2016)
GNI (USD) : 38.35 Billion (2016)
Exports of Goods & Services (USD) : 13.58 Billion (2016)
Imports of Goods & Services (USD) : 21.62 Billion (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth : 74.19 Years (2015)
Intra-OIC Exports (USD) : 3.53 Billion (2016)
Intra-OIC Imports (USD) : 5.8 Billion (2016)
Location & Geography
Jordan is located at the heart of the Middle East. It is bordered by Syria in the North, Saudi Arabia in the East and South, Palestine in the West, Iraq in the East, and the Gulf of Aqaba in the South-west. The country’s terrain is variable with moderate elevation on the Eastern desert plateau, high mountains in the West, sandstone mountains in the South with the lowest land point at the Dead Sea. Inadequate rainfall constitutes a problem for the country. The countryside offers a diversity of climate and scenery. In spring desert winds bring higher temperatures. Daytime summer temperatures can be hot but nights are pleasant. In winter, it snows fairly on the mountains and in Amman.
Investment Profile
Doing Business 2017 Rank**Doing Business 2018 Rank**Change in Rank
118103-15
Doing Business 2017 DTF**Doing Business 2018 DTF**Change in DTF**
(% points)
58.2060.582.38
Investment Opportunities
Provision Of Radiation Movies.
Industry | September 12, 2017
Agreement On Stem Cell Separation.
Healthcare and Medicine | September 12, 2017
Supply Of Foam Materials For Digging Purposes
Industry | September 12, 2017
Marketing For Jordan Food Week.
Consultancy, Services | September 12, 2017
Events
Exhibition | October 23 - 25, 2018 | Jordan
Exhibition | September 10 - 13, 2018 | Jordan
Exhibition | April 09 - 12, 2018 | Jordan