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 2014

  • GDP ($ billions): 37.4
  • GDP per capita ($): 31,218
  • GDP growth (%): 4.7
  • Inflation (%): 2.5
  • Unemployment (%): 4.1

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)
 2014
Canada’s merchandise exports to Bahrain$56.0
Canada’s merchandise imports from Bahrain$40.9
Canadian investment in BahrainCommercially sensitive information
Bahraini investment in CanadaNot available