Date: Saturday, 30-06-2012 01: 04 pm
Baghdad (News) … Trade Ministry has asked the US side to support and facilitate the accession of Iraq to the World Trade Organization, noting that his organization membership reimbursements on the Iraqi economy.
Trade Minister Khairallah Hassan Babiker said in a statement received (News Agency news) on Saturday: we asked for support from the US side to help Iraq to enter the World Trade Organization as it returns to the Iraqi economy as well as its call for the participation of American companies active in the sessions of the Baghdad international fair.
Babiker said: during the closing of the u.s. Committee on Iraqi trade dialogue: Iraq has a lot of opportunities can be exploited by us companies in support of Iraq in the reconstruction and encourage the private sector to contribute to the development of trade and economic cooperation as the player President and main engine of development of trade between the two countries.
The Chancellor said the US Commerce Department and the US side President: Kerry Cameron his Government’s desire to begin a new chapter in economic relations through increased trade to the required level and seek to attract investors to Iraq with the cooperation of the private sector of both countries to reach a positive outcome of the dialogue.
Kerry said: some proposals and solutions that contribute to the strengthening of relations, including registration of business, laws and regulations and help take serious steps to bind Iraq to the World Trade Organization.
The Ministry of Commerce signed a general framework of American business dialogue on Iraq (25/9/2006) in Washington and the first round in Erbil in (2007) and the second round in Baghdad (2008)