Abu Dhabi’s nominal GDP surges 30pc in 2011

Abu Dhabi’s nominal gross domestic product grew 30 per cent to hit Dh806 billion ($219 billion) in 2011, surpassing its previous peak in 2008 before the global financial crisis hit, official data showed on Sunday.

Abu Dhabi accounts for 65 per cent of the UAE economy and most of the country’s oil production.-

Reuters, July 08, 2012