Minister of Commerce, Osama Faqih received here on Sunday the Chairman
of the French Businessmen Federation, Patrick Doss. They discussed
aspects of trade cooperation and the available investment
opportunities in the production sectors. Doss affirmed his country's
desire to develop joint cooperation with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
In 1999, the volume of the Saudi-French trade exchange reached SR11,
890 million while the number of joint projects totaled 59, with an
investment capital of SR2896.54 million.