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Trade in Iraq

Iraq was the world’s 36th largest exporter of goods and 76th largest exporter of commercial services in 2022. Export values were $138.29 billion and $6.37 billion USD respectively. Iraq’s top export category was Fuels and mining products, followed by Manufactures, and Agricultural products. In 2022, Iraq’s main export destination markets for goods and services trade were to United Arab Emirates, Syrian Arab Republic and Turkey. In terms of imports, Iraq is the world’s 50th largest importer of goods and 46th largest importer of commercial services. Import values were $87.22 billion and $23.38 billion USD respectively in 2022. Iraq’s top import category was Manufactures, followed by Agricultural products and Machinery and transport equipment. Leading import partners were China, United Arab Emirates and Korea, Republic of. Iraq is part of 2 different Regional Trade Agreements, including Global System of Trade Preferences among Developing Countries (GSTP) and Pan-Arab Free Trade Area (PAFTA).
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General Information

This section includes general information on the economy, legal system, official languages and links to additional demographic information.

Official Name

Republic of Iraq





WTO Membership Date


Legal System

mixed legal system of civil and Islamic law



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Additional Information

Financial Information

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Iraqi dinar

Exchange Rate

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Contact Information

This section includes contact information for business support organizations and national resources.

Business Support Organizations

Copyright Offices

  • Ministry of Culture

Industrial Property Offices

  • Directorate of Patents and Industrial Designs

  • Central Organization for Standardization and Quality Control (COSQC)

Additional Information

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Last Reviewed: June, 2024

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