Canada Arab Business Forum 2022

  • 17 March 2022
  • 08:30 - 16:00
  • Conrad Hotel, Dubai


The Canadian Business Council Abu Dhabi is pleased to support Canada Arab Business Council's Canada Arab Business Forum 2022 in Dubai, celebrating the strengthening ties between Canada and the Arab World and unveiling the vast business opportunities available for your organization.

This event brings together business leaders, policymakers, and senior government officials from Canada and the Arab world, in Dubai.

Key Highlights:

  • Canada’s merchandise trade with the MENA region was up 18.7% in 2021. Canada’s top five merchandise trading partners in the MENA in 2021 were the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Algeria.
  • Canadian exports to the MENA were up 17.4% in 2021 from the previous year with leading merchandise markets - UAE, Saudi Arabia, Algeria, Egypt and Morocco.
  • Imports from the MENA region were up by 20.2% in 2021 from the previous year.
  • Leading MENA exporters to Canada are the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Morocco.

The Business Forum will:

  • Unveil the market opportunities available to your business.
  • Hear from senior government and industry speakers on expanding your presence and investment prospects.
  • Provide you with essential networking opportunities with business leaders from both Canada and the Arab world.

Who should join us?

  • Business leaders
  • Policymakers
  • Senior government officials
  • All sectors with a presence, or looking to expand their import/export activities in Canada and the Arab region