For a first assessment of the market potential, it is worth taking a look at the key figures of the autonomous region:
In Kurdistan live about 5.6 million inhabitants on an area of about 78,000 square kilometers. Population growth is about 2.6% / a.
The gross domestic product (2011) is about $ 24 billion and has an average annual growth of about 4%. It is 22% industrial, 20% residential, 19% tourism and 15% trade.
Kurdistan has the world's 9th largest oil reserves and 11th largest natural gas reserves.