Economic data

14 April 2020
In this 4,400-word factsheet, we provide a profile of the main businesses and economic institutions affiliated with the Syrian Ministry of Defence. While its economic activities are not as expansive...

06 April 2020
A 2,300-word factsheet on the Syrian activities of Stroytransgaz, the Russian company that has become the symbol of Moscow’s economic influence in the country. (Updated on April 14, 2020: an...

18 March 2020
The tables below provide a list of Syria's main trading partners last year with the value of their exports to, and import from, Syria. The data is mostly sourced from the UN Comtrade database. For...

18 March 2020
This table provides data on Syria's gross domestic product between 2010 and 2018. All numbers are in million Syrian pounds unless specified otherwise. The table provides a breakdown by sector of...

17 March 2020
In this 4,000-word factsheet we provide an overview of Syria's renewable energy sector with a list of the main investment projects so far and the text of the renewable energy strategy adopted by the...

04 March 2020
The annual percentage change in the consumer price index in Syria since 2010. Annual inflation rate in Syria (%)   December 2010 6.3 December 2011 11.0...

19 February 2020
The Syrian-Lebanese bilateral trade between 1993 and 2019. USD, million       Year Exports Imports Balance Total 1993 246...

19 February 2020
The Syrian-Turkish bilateral trade between 2010 and 2019. All numbers are in millions of dollars.   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019...

29 January 2020
In this 2,700-word factsheet we provide a profile of Damascus Cham Holding, one of the largest Syrian companies that is at the heart of the controversial Marota project. Since it was established in...

08 January 2020
The two tables below list the Russian companies involved in Syria since the beginning of the Russian military intervention in the country in September 2015. The first table lists the companies that...

08 January 2020
Two tables detailing the number and value of projects licensed by the Syrian Investment Agency as well as their geographic distribution between 2008 and 2018. Number of projects by sector of...

11 December 2019
In this factsheet, we look at Syria’s economic relations with the United Arab Emirates. The UAE embassy in Damascus Since the start of Syria’s conflict in 2011, Gulf Arab countries have been at the...

04 December 2019
The list of the 18 members of the advisory council of the government as of December 02, 2019.   Names Role and/or position Mahmoud Zanbouaa (President of the...

20 November 2019
The two tables below list all foreign exchange companies registered in Syria.The first table lists all the companies currently active, while the second lists those that were once active but have...

20 November 2019
Data on Syria's reserves of minerals and non-metallic ores. The numbers are sourced from the General Establishment of Geology and Mineral Resources. Phosphate...