Riyadh, Jumada Al-Awwal 16, 1432 / April 20, 2011, SPA -- Minister of Commerce and Industry Abdullah bin Ahmed Zainal received here today Irish Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation Batt O'Keeffe.
During the meeting, they discussed means of enhancing trade and industrial cooperation between the two countries.
The meeting was attuned by the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry for Foreign Trade Abdullah Al-Hamoudi and Irish Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Niall Holohan.
In 2009, the volume of trade exchange between the two countries amounted to SR 3078 million. The value of Saudi exports was SR 9 million and imports SR 3069 million.