JIC performs an important role to develop and promote Jordanian exports, applying professional advanced tools to improve the competiveness of Jordanian goods and services and to expand the geographic distribution of exports toward new markets.
JIC has been actively involved in assisting Jordanian exports through its participation in national, international and specialized trade fairs and exhibitions, along with organizing promotional weeks, outward/ inward trade delegations and missions.
In addition to, JIC’s interest in expanding knowledge base to companies through conducting market research and analysis, providing up to date trade information, support services and advices in area of export finance, export credit guarantee and trade agreements.
Main Export: Food and Live Animals (18.14%); Beverages and Tobacco (01.44%); Crude Materials, Inedible, Except Fuels(16.01%); Mineral Fuels, Lubricants & similar items (00.12%); Oils and candles (00.09%); Chemicals (21.18%); Manufactured Goods(8.83%); Machinery and Transport Equipment (9.49%); Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles (23.92%); Commodities and Transactions not classified (0.73%).
Jordan is the 94th largest export economy in the world and the 67th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Jordan exported $ 7837.3m and imported $ 18058.7m.
The top export destinations of Jordan are the United States ($1.41B),Iraq ($0.69B), Saudi Arabia ($1.1B), India ($0.58B). The top import origins are Saudi Arabia ($3.11B), China ($2.58B), Germany ($0.94B), the United States ($1.24B).