Jordan offers a market of more than 6 million habitants, who have an annual income of 6,100 dollars. It offers a big number of economic and trade opportunities in a great number of sectors, like pharmaceutical products, telecommunications, information technologies, environment, security equipment, hospital equipment, energy and mining. Construction, textiles and financial services have started to be an important part of Jordan’s economy.
The service sector is the base of the country’s economy, with 66.5% of the national GDP. Manufactures employ almost 20% of the Jordan labor and contributes with 10.1% of the GDP. The government established industrial entities in order to attract investment.
Main exports: clothing, pharmaceuticals, vegetables, fertilizers, and phosphates
Main imports: Crude oil, machinery and equipment, transport equipment, cereals and steel.