Fact Sheet: Bahrain - Canada's Priority Market

Fast Facts

  • Capital: Manama
  • Population (millions): 1.2
  • Total area: 760 km2
  • Currency: Dinar
  • Language(s): Arabic

Economic Facts 2013

  • GDP ($ billions): 33.2
  • GDP per capita ($): 28,256
  • GDP growth (%): 4.9
  • Inflation (%): 3.3
  • Unemployment (%): 4.3

Key Opportunities

  • Infrastructure
  • Financial services
  • Oil and gas
  • Transportation

Major Negotiations and Agreements

Support Services

Trade Commissioner Service of Canada

Trade and Investment
Value (in millions of dollars)
 2013
Canada’s merchandise exports to Bahrain$38
Canada’s merchandise imports from Bahrain$54.9
Canadian investment in BahrainCommercially sensitive information
Bahraini investment in CanadaNot available