(pp.139-146) M. A. Ramady and M. Mansour ‘Saudi Arabia WTO accession and global economic reforms’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2005
Saudi Arabia accession to WTO will promote the competitive advantages of the local industries, creating both opportunities and threats for certain sectors. This situation will call for urgent economic reforms in order to succeed the challenges of the accession. This study will attempt to highlight the WTO accession consequences on the local economy and especially on some major industries.
Keywords: Saudi Arabia; WTO; Globalization; Economic Reforms.