A delegation representing Croatian companies visited the Basra Investment Commission this week to study the available investment opportunities in Basra.

They discussed the possibility of obtaining investment projects in various sectors, and said that Basra represents a major target for international companies, especially in the oil sector.

They also invited the Governor of Basra and the Chairman of the BIC to visit Croatia.

The chairman of BIC, Khalaf Al- Badran, stressed the importance of attracting European companies in order to bring their technology and experience to Iraq. He also said the BIC was ready to provide the necessary facilities for holding an economic conference of Iraqi and Croatian companies.