Saudi Arabia WTO accession and global economic reforms, M. Ramady and Mourad Mansour
KING FAHD UNIVERSITY OF PETROLEUM AND MINERALS, KSA
Saudi Arabia accession to WTO will promote the competitive advantages of the local industries, creating both opportunities and threats for certain sectors. This situation will call for urgent economic reforms in order to succeed the challenges of the accession. This study will attempt to highlight the WTO accession consequences on the local economy and especially on some major industries.
Keywords: Saudi Arabia, WTO, Globalization, Economic Reforms.