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Trade in Estonia

Estonia was the world’s 68th largest exporter of goods and 55th largest exporter of commercial services in 2021. Export values were $21.5 and $9.9 billion USD respectively. Estonia’s top export category was manufactures, followed by fuels and mining products, and agricultural products. In 2020, Estonia’s main export destination markets for goods and services trade were to Finland, Sweden and Latvia, with trade representing 138.47 per cent of GDP. In terms of imports, Estonia is the world’s 70th largest importer of goods and 63rd largest importer of commercial services. Import values were $23.6 and $8.2 billion USD respectively in 2021. Estonia’s top import category was manufactures, followed by fuels and mining products and agricultural products. Leading import partners were Germany, China and the Russian Federation. Estonia is a member of the European Union, which is part of 45 different Regional Trade Agreements, including with Central America, Pacific States and Eastern and Southern Africa States.
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General Information

This section includes general information on the economy, legal system, official languages and links to additional demographic information.

Official Name

Republic of Estonia

Abbreviation

EE

Capital

Tallinn

WTO Membership Date

13 November 1999

Legal System

civil law system

Language

Estonian

Number of Time Zone(s)

1

Additional Information

Financial Information

This section includes financial information such as the currency, exchange rate lookup and local banks issuing trade finance.

Currency

Euro

Exchange Rate

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GTFP Confirming Banks

Through the IFC's Global Trade Finance Program (GTFP) bank network, local financial institutions can establish working partnerships with a vast number of major international banks in the Program that can broaden access to finance and reduce cash collateral requirements. This extends and complements the capacity of banks to deliver trade finance by providing risk mitigation on a per-transaction basis in challenging markets where trade lines may be limited.
  • AS Hansapank - Tallinn, Estonia - SWIFT: HABAEE2X

  • AS UniCredit Bank Estonia - Tallin, Estonia - SWIFT: UNCREE22

  • Danske Bank Estonia - Tallin, Estonia - SWIFT: FOREEE2X

Contact Information

This section includes contact information for business support organizations and national resources.

Business Support Organizations

  • Enterprise Estonia (Ettevõtluse Arendamise Sihtasutus)

    Trade promotion organization (TPO)

    [email protected]

Copyright Offices

  • Estonian Ministry of Justice

Industrial Property Offices

  • The Estonian Patent Office

SPS Enquiry Points

Sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) enquiry points are government agencies designated to answer questions about trade requirements.
  • Estonian Centre for Standardisation (EVS)
    Phone: +(372) 6 055 062
    Website: http://www.evs.ee

    Aru 10

    [email protected]

TBT Enquiry Points

Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) enquiry points are government agencies designated to answer questions about trade requirements.
  • Estonian Centre for Standardisation (EVS)
    Member/Observer: Estonian Centre for Standardisation (EVS)
    Phone: + (372) 605 50 62
    Website: http://www.evs.ee

    Akadeemia tee 21/6
    Tallinn 12618

    [email protected]

Additional Information

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Links to other helpful resources

This section includes additional links to trade-related resources.

National Tariff Finder

https://apps.emta.ee/ett-mobile/en/

Trade Information Portal

https://www.estoniantrade.ee/

Last Reviewed: June, 2023

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