Israel increasing imports from Palestinian areas

30.05.2012                      09.Siwan. 5772

Wirtschaft:

Israel increasing imports from Palestinian areas

“There are a lot of obstacles but there… are business opportunities to make,” says Israel-Palestinian Chamber of Commerce executive officer.

Business between the Palestinian Authority and Israel is growing despite the political impasse as both sides seek to boost sales.
“For the Israeli market, the Palestinian market is a very promising one because you are talking about two million people who are very good consumers,” Avi Nudelman, chief executive officer of the Israeli-Palestinian Chamber of Commerce, told The Media Line.  “Many Palestinians like to buy Israeli products because of the quality, even if it is more expensive than the Turkish or the Egyptian products.”…