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Doing Business in Kuwait

Are you aware of the significant opportunities in Kuwait, a country of 3.7 million people? 

Kuwait’s GDP growth rate is expected to maintain pace at 4-5% due to oil exports and its growing production of hydrocarbons. 

Kuwait at a Glance

   *   Kuwait is the 3rd wealthiest country per capita in the Middle East;
   *   Kuwait has committed to increasing oil production to 3.65 million barrels per day by 2020;
   *   Multi-billion dollar projects in the national development plan in the years ahead; and
   *   Strong demand for U.S. technology and services.

2014 Country Commercial Guide on Kuwait

Our Country Commercial Guide presents a comprehensive look at Kuwait's commercial environment, including economic, political, and market analysis.  The report covers market conditions, best export prospects, export financing, assistance in finding distributors, and legal and cultural issues.  Table of contents:

  • Chapter 1:   Doing Business in Kuwait 
  • Chapter 2:   Political and Economic Environment
  • Chapter 3:   Selling U.S. Products and Services
  • Chapter 4:   Leading Sectors for U.S. Export and Investment
  • Chapter 5:   Trade Regulations and Standards
  • Chapter 6:   Investment Climate
  • Chapter 7:   Trade and Project Financing
  • Chapter 8:   Business Travel
  • Chapter 9:   Contacts, Market Research and Trade Events
  • Chapter 10: Guide to Our Services

Download our Country Commercial Guide 2015 here.

Download our Country Commercial Guide report here.

Other On-Line Reference Resources

The Correspondent, June 2015, American Business Council in Kuwait

2015 World Bank Ease of Doing Business: Kuwait

Country Background Notes:  Kuwait (State Department)

2015 CIA World Fact Book:  Kuwait

2015 Kuwait Investment Climate Statement

New Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Guide

Industry Specific Information

To obtain more industry-specific information, please contact us.

Trade and Industry Associations

American Business Council in Kuwait

Overseas Security Advisory Council in Kuwait

US Chamber of Commerce of Commerce

National US Arab Chamber of Commerce

Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and Industry


The Correspondent 2015
Future Events and Meetings
Market Research Graphic
Market Contacts Graphic
Market Promotion Graphic

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