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Key facts about Slovakia

Slovakia is located in Central Europe and bordered by Poland, Ukraine, Hungary, Austria and the Czech Republic.

Slovakia has been a member of the EU since 2004.

It has a population of approximately 5.4 million people. The capital city is Bratislava that has a population of approximately 0.4 million inhabitants.

Slovakia is part of the Schengen Zone.

The currency is the Euro (EUR)

The international dialling code can be found here

The top exports of Slovakia are vehicles, machinery and electrical equipment, base metals and chemicals & minerals.

The Top Imports of Slovakia are machinery and transport equipment, intermediate manufactured goods, fuels and chemicals.


Embassy information for Slovakia

World Bank

A detailed breakdown by the World Bank for doing business in Slovakia. 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 Slovakian airports

Tax & VAT

Tax & VAT details

Enterprise Ireland in Slovakia
SME United

Details of local SME organisations

Map of Slovakia