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Key facts about Slovenia

Slovenia is located in Central Europe and bordered by Italy, Austria, Hungary and Croatia.

Slovenia has been a member of the EU since 2004.

It has a population of approximately 2.0 million people. The capital city is Ljubljana that has a population of approximately 0.2 million inhabitants.

Slovenia is part of the Schengen Zone.

The currency is the Euro (EUR)

The international dialling code can be found here

The top exports of Slovenia are motor vehicles, furniture and household electrical equipment, pharmaceutical products and clothes.

The Top Imports of Slovenia are machinery and transport equipment, manufactured goods, chemicals, fuels and lubricants and food.

Useful Links


Embassy information for Slovenia

World Bank

A detailed breakdown by the World Bank for doing business in Slovenia. 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 Port

Details of sea ports from


Details of Slovenian airports

Tax & VAT

Tax & VAT details

Enterprise Ireland in Slovenia
SME United

Details of local SME organisations

Map of Slovenia