Qatar Chamber Chairman HE Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim Al Thani has said that France is an important trade partner of Qatar.
The trade volume between Qatar and France last year touched QR16.4 billion, compared with QR6.2 billion in 2021, registering an increase of 165 percent.
This came as Qatar Chamber recently participated in the Arab French Economic Summit 2023, which was held in Paris under the theme “A partnership that must be forged in a world in crisis”.
The QC chairman stressed the close commercial relations between Qatar and France, stressing the Qatar Chamber’s keenness on enhancing cooperation between the Qatari and French private sectors and bolstering cooperation ties between Qatari businessmen and their counterparts from France, in a way that develops trade exchange between both countries.
He also praised the strong relations between Arab countries and France, noting that Qatar Chamber works closely with Arab member chambers in the Arab-French Chamber of Commerce to unify stances towards the various economic and commercial issues in a way that leads to promoting the intratrade between both sides.