The study dealt with (trade and its role in economic development(. The concept of trade and economic development and how the economic management of State resources. And activate the commercial sector in accordance with the provisions of the law . Serving the economic rights of individuals and the public interest first Second. Through optimum utilization of natural and human resources available and human resources available to .expand local markets and attention to infrastructure and promote cooperation between countries and their integration into the global trading system and contrict business partnerships with several regional countries Strengthening the role of the private sector in trade. And the ways of successful trade policy and showing the obstacles that impede the process of economic development. and the most important data that lead to overcome in order to ensure effective development performance. And stand on the most important economic development aims .