12 Arab countries hold 3.5% of US debt

The investments of the Arab countries in US Treasury Bills and Treasury Bills at the end of last September amounted to $ 266.3 billion, or 3.5% of the world’s holdings in the US debt instrument, amounting to approximately $ 7.55 trillion.

Twelve Arab countries invest money in US Treasury Bills and Treasury Bills at the end of September 2021, led by Saudi Arabia, which takes the lion’s share with a 46.7% stake, with investments worth $ 124.3 billion, representing 1.6% of world investments in US debt instruments, ranked 17th, according to the business newspaper.

The United Arab Emirates took second place after Saudi Arabia, with investments of 58.1 billion dollars, representing 21.8% of Arab investments and 0.8% of global investments. Third, Kuwait, with investments of 46.3 billion dollars, representing 17.4% of Arab investments and 0.6% of world investments.

Iraq was ranked fourth with investments of 18 billion dollars, which represent 6.7% of Arab investments and 0.2% of investments by the countries of the world, then Qatar with investments of 6.1 billion dollars , which represent 2.3% of Arab investments and 0.1% of the investments of the countries of the world.

In sixth place the Sultanate of Oman, with investments of 5.4 billion dollars, which represent 2% of Arab investments, and 0.1% of the investments of the countries of the world, then Morocco with investments of 3.8 billions of dollars, which represent 1.4% of Arab investments, and 0.05% of investments of the countries of the world. .

Egypt was ranked eighth, with investments equal to 2.3 billion dollars, representing 0.8% of Arab investments, and 0.03% of the investments of the countries of the world, then Mauritania with investments of 930 millions of dollars, representing 0.3% of Arab investments, and 0.01% of the investments of the countries of the world. .

Tenth, Algeria arrived with investments of 681 million dollars, representing 0.3% of Arab investments and 0.01% of world investments.

In 11th place, Bahrain came with investments of 511 million dollars, which represents 0.2% of Arab investments and 0.01% of investments of the countries of the world, and finally, Lebanon came with investments for a million dollars.

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