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Middle East and Africa Global Network Cards

Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Diners Club credit, debit and prepaid cards issued in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region generated $1.546 trillion in total volume in 2021. This was an increase of 23.3% from 2020. Total volume is the combination of purchases of goods and services with cash advances and cash withdrawals. Cash advances on credit cards and cash withdrawals on debit cards totaled $777.51 billion, an increase of 10.6%. Cash accounted for 50.29% of total volume, a decrease from 56.11% in 2020. Purchase volume—spending for goods and services—grew to $768.39 billion,...

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September 2022
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Results for US Card Networks at Midyear–2022

US General Purpose Cards Midyear with change vs. 2021

US General Purpose Cards at Midyear Purchase Volume—Credit vs. Debit

Market Shares of Purchase Transactions at Midyear

Spending, Transactions and Cards by Global Brand in Middle East and Africa

Market Shares of Purchase Transactions in Middle East and Africa—2001 through 2021

Store Card Spending in the US—Purchase Volume and Market Share

US Store Credit Cards 2021 with change vs. 2020

Investments & Acquisitions—August 2022

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