Saudi Arabia Country Risk Report

Providing comprehensive data and in-depth analysis of political, financial and economic risk.

Report includes: BMI's Core Views, 10-year Forecasts, BMI's Economic Risk Index, Political Stability and Risk Index, Long-term Political Outlook, Operational Risk Index, SWOT Analysis and Structural Economic Sections

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  • Benefit from 10-year macroeconomic forecasts and insight into the structural characteristics of the economy
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Saudi Arabia Country Risk Report
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Assess your risk exposure in Saudi Arabia with our 100% independent forecasts assessing the pace and stability of this key market. Backed by trusted data from BMI Research's 52 million data point economic forecast model, this report will allow you to measure political, economic, business environment and operational risks in Saudi Arabia with confidence.

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Executive Summary
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Core Views
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Chapter 1: Economic Outlook
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SWOT Analysis
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BMI Economic Risk Index
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Economic Growth Outlook
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Economic Growth To Slow Further In 2017, As Fiscal Consolidation Intensifies
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TABLE: SEPTEMBER 26 FISCAL CONSOLIDATION REFORMS
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GDP By Expenditure Outlook
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TABLE: GDP GROWTH FORECASTS
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TABLE: GOVERNMENT CONSUMPTION FORECASTS
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TABLE: PRIVATE CONSUMPTION FORECASTS
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TABLE: FIXED INVESTMENT FORECASTS
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TABLE: NET EXPORTS FORECASTS
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Fiscal Policy And Public Debt Outlook
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Growth To Slow On Fiscal Reforms, Political Risk To Increase
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TABLE: SEPTEMBER 26 FISCAL CONSOLIDATION REFORMS
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Structural Fiscal Position
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TABLE: MAIN REVENUE AND EXPENDITURE CATEGORIES
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TABLE: FISCAL AND PUBLIC DEBT FORECASTS
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External Trade And Investment Outlook
13
Twin Deficits But No Crisis
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TABLE: SELECTED FISCAL REFORMS IN SAUDI ARABIA
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Outlook On External Position
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TABLE: CAPITAL & FINANCIAL ACCOUNT BALANCE
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TABLE: CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE FORECASTS
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TABLE: BREAKDOWN OF IMPORTS
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TABLE: BREAKDOWN OF EXPORTS
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Monetary Policy
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The Peg Will Remain Over The Coming Decade
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Chapter 2: 10-Year Forecast
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The Saudi Arabian Economy To 2025
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Economic Diversification Delayed By Political Risk
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TABLE: LONG-TERM MACROECONOMIC FORECASTS
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TABLE: SAUDI ARABIA VISION 2030
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TABLE: SAUDI ARABIA VISION 2030 (CONT'D)
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Chapter 3: Political Outlook
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SWOT Analysis
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BMI Political Risk Index
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Domestic Politics
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Tensions Between Saudi Arabia And Iran To Persist
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TABLE: POLITICAL OVERVIEW
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TABLE: ONE YEAR OF ESCALATION BETWEEN IRAN AND SAUDI ARABIA
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Long-Term Political Outlook
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Mounting Challenges Over The Next Decade
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Chapter 4: Operational Risk
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Operational Risk
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TABLE: OPERATIONAL RISK
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Business Crime
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TABLE: BUSINESS RESPONSE TO RISK
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Government Intervention
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TABLE: BUSINESS TAXES
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Chapter 5: BMI Global Macro Outlook
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Global Macro Outlook
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Austerity Has Peaked, But Populism Is Not Yet Policy
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TABLE: GLOBAL ASSUMPTIONS
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TABLE: DEVELOPED STATES, REAL GDP GROWTH, %
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TABLE: EMERGING MARKETS, REAL GDP GROWTH, %
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TABLE: MACROECONOMIC DATA & FORECASTS
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