February 2014 Analysis

Company News Alert - Spar To Enter Oman - FEB 2014

In our view, there remain promising opportunities in Oman for retailers to expand. Although its population is small, at approximately 2.8mn (roughly the same size as Kuwait but ahead of Qatar's 1.8mn), high consumer confidence in the region continues to offer impressive scope for growth. The food retailer Spar International has announced a partnership with the Oman company Khimji Ramadas, with...