Iraq’s traditional crafts at risk of vanishing

Cheap imports from Turkey and China have eroded demand for Iraqi-made goods.

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    Some of Iraq's most traditional craft works are at risk of vanishing, as a nationwide financial crisis hits home-grown industries.

    The government hopes prioritising the development of its private sector will help its otherwise oil-dependent economy.

    Al Jazeera’s Simona Foltyn has this report from Baghdad.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera News


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