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Oman

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EDC Position

EDC Country Position - Open

Open

What this means:

  • Actively pursuing business
  • All EDC solutions are available in this market, subject to regular approval criteria
How does EDC determine the position?

Risk Rating

EDC Country Position –Low  Medium Risk

Low to Medium Risk

What this means:

The Commercial Country Ceiling (CCC) Risk Rating is measured from low to high, and is meant to represent the best possible rating that can be assigned to a commercial business (obligor) in a country.

How does EDC determine the risk rating?

Business environment in Oman

The size of the economy in Oman has been growing steadily, and market conditions are stable. Canada and Oman have a growing trade and investment relationship. With declining reserves, Oman is actively pursuing a development plan focused on diversification, industrialization and privatization. Tourism and gas-based industries are key components of the government's diversification strategy. Business opportunities exist across a wide range of sectors that match Canadian capabilities.
  • Environmental Infrastructure & Waste Water
  • Forestry (Lumber, Pulp & Paper)
  • Machinery - Packaging, Industrial & Analytical Instruments
  • Mining & Metals
  • Oil and Gas
  • Transportation Services
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Alicia McCarthy

Senior Trade Advisor, EDC

Alicia McCarthy  Senior Trade Advisor, EDC