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Key facts about Romania

Romania is located in Central Europe and is bordered by Bulgaria, Ukraine, Hungary, Serbia and Moldova.

Romania has been a member of the EU since 2007.

It has a population of approximately 19 million people. The capital city is Bucharest that has a population of approximately 1.8 million inhabitants.

Romania is not a part of the Schengen Zone.

The currency is the Romanian Leu (RON)

The international dialling code can be found here

The top exports of Romania are Vehicle Parts, Insulated Wire, Cars, Refined Petroleum and Rubber Tires.

The Top Imports of Romania are machinery and transport equipment, raw materials, chemicals and fuels.

Useful Links


Embassy information for Portugal

World Bank

A detailed breakdown by the World Bank for doing business in Romania. The report includes Economy Profile, Starting a Business, Construction Permits, Getting Credit, Protecting Minor Investors, Paying Taxes, Trading Across Borders, Labour Market Regulations and more.

Sea Ports

Details of sea ports from


Details of Romanian airports

Tax and VAT

Tax and VAT details

Enterprise Ireland in Romania
SME United

Deatils of local SME organisations

Map of Romania