Reports & Surveys

The Syria Report has published several business guides of key Syrian industries. These surveys provide an overview of the sectors they cover, including the latest data and statistics, an analysis of the challenges and opportunities available, interviews with decision makers, a profile of leading firms, etc. They can be ordered online although some of these are offered at a discount or even free of charge if you take an annual subscription to The Syria Report. If you are an annual subscriber and wish to receive a copy of any of the guides listed below, please contact our sales department. If you want to subscribe, please go to our subscription page.

Two years after the beginning of the uprising Syria's oil and gas industry has been significantly affected by the turmoil gripping the country. In this 40-page document The Syria Report provides an overview of the industry's downstream and upstream sectors, a historical background, a list of the international companies operating in the market prior to the uprising, a profile of the various regional oil and gas transport and transit schemes, an estimate of the costs of the damages inflicted, a highlight on the key challenges that will impact reconstruction. The report is a must read to grasp the challenges confronting Syria's largest business sector.

In this 40-page report The Syria Report provides an overview of Syria's agricultural sector and of the impact of years of mismanagement that eventually contributed to the onset of the popular uprising in March 2011. The report contains an overview of Syria's main crops, of the systems and laws regulating land ownership, of water management, of the liberalisation of the sector, of the impact of 2 years of uprising and war, and of future policy options. A must read as the reform of the agricultural sector will be key for a lasting success of Syria's post-conflict economic reconstruction efforts.

The Syria Report, a provider of economic information and advisory services, and Frontier, a UK-based research and advisory firm with wide experience in the real estate and hospitality sectors, have produced an 82-page overview of the Damascus Residential, Office and Retail segments as of January 2011.

The annual report on the Syrian Real estate industry by The Syria Report. 32 pages of feature stories, interviews, tables and charts, projects profiles and company listing.  

The annual report on the Syrian financial industry by The Syria Report. 60 pages of feature stories, interviews, tables and charts, company profiles and listings.

The first industry profile of the Syrian Oil and Gas industry. A 36-page report that includes a historical overview of the industry, a review of the main companies active in the market, an update on the major projects under construction or planned, an oil & gas map and a business directory.  

The latest annual report on Syria's financial sector, Banking and Financial Services Syria 2008, is now out. You will find in it an interview with Adib Mayaleh, Governor of the Central Bank of Syria, an overview of the performance of private banks and insurance companies in 2007, an overview of Microfinance and Takaful insurance investment in Syria, a listing of all brokerage firms and foreign exchange firms that have received a license to establish in Syria, etc.  

The Syria Report has published a survey of the Syrian banking and insurance sectors, Banking and Insurance Syria 2007. The survey portrays the latest developments in these two key sectors of the Syrian economy, which have attracted significant foreign capital inflow in the last few years. 

The Syria Report has published a business guide of the Syrian Telecommunications and Information Technology Sectors, Telecoms and IT Syria 2007. The survey provides an update on the latest developments in Syria’s Telecoms and IT sectors,profiles of the main companies, a snapshot of the key challenges and opportunities available.