XXXV, No 22, 27/11/2017
GPA phase-out overshadows significant increase in Israel’s commercial obligations
Israel has enjoyed a boom in reciprocal procurement over the last two years; the number of local SMEs benefitting from the programme increased by 17 percent to 204. The growth continues a trend that began more than eight years ago. Industrial cooperation in the country continues to be “significant in scope” and its impact on the economy “has been considerable,” said Ziva Eger, Director General of the Industrial Cooperation Authority (ICA).