Economics in Kurdistan

Kurdish economics is dominated by petroleum industry (with 45 billion barrels of potential oil resource), agriculture, and tourism. Economics in the Kurdistan Region is considerably more developed than the other parts of Iraq. Currently, there are four Special economic zones – SEZs – in KRG: In the city Duhok, Batifa, Shaqlawa and Chamchamal. In the ration of GDP sectors, services represent 30,1%, public sector 20,6%, agriculture 17,5%, trade and transport 13,5%, production 9,4%, and civil engineering 7,6%.

Kurdistan Board of Investment