Under the Patronage of
Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai
The (ACC) was founded in the year 1923 according to an initiative made by forty merchants then, and is, therefore, the oldest chamber of commerce to have been set up in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The (ACC) is a non-profit organization of public interest, operating according to the provisions of the Temporary Law No. (73) for the year 2003, and is not intended to realize any profit but rather seeks to serve its members.In fact, the (ACC) played an important role in activating and improving the trade and economic activity in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Since its establishment in the year 1923 and up to the middle of the past century, the (ACC) remained limited in terms of membership, financial resources and services.
The (ACC) is one of the oldest chambers in Jordan, the (ACC) has played an important role in the various fields of socioeconomic progrees for more than half a century of Jordan’s life, and assumed a leading role in activating trade and economic development, in general. The (ACC) represents the private sector which plays an important and effective role within the present economic system of mixed patterns displaying the joint efforts exerted by the private and public sectors alike.