Strategic Geographical Location :
The sultanate of Oman is located in Southwest Asia. It is situated on the southeast coast of the Arabian Peninsula. It shares borders with United Arab Emirates to the northwest, Yemen to the southwest, Saudi Arabia to the west, Arabian Sea on the southeast, and Gulf of Oman to the northeast. Its strategic location on Musandam Penisula adjacent to Strait of Hormuz is a vital transit point for world crude oil.