Here we survey all the main aspects of the Saudi economy.

The most distinguishing feature of the Saudi Arabian economy is the extent to which formal planning has determined the direction of the economy. Although the Kingdom's main source of revenue remains oil, great efforts have been made to diversify the economy, to reduce dependence on oil revenues.

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Profile of Saudi Arabia

The Country Profile contains thousands of pages of information on every aspect of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, including its geography, history and development (political, economic and social).