This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-9NQN89

Broadcast Piracy in Saudi Arabia

in Saudi Arabia

Trade barrier summary

In recent years, Saudi Arabia has made significant progress in addressing broadcast piracy, including the establishment of Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property (SAIP). Issues remain around effective enforcement and effective application of rules in practice – we maintain a constructive dialogue with the Saudi authorities on how to address these in line with their plans for modernising and reforming their economy under its Vision 2030 programme.

Sectors affected

  • Creative industries



Date reported

13 June 2019

Last updated

18 December 2020

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