Doing Business Abroad
Key facts about the Czech Republic
The Czech Republic or Czechia, is a country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east, and Poland to the northeast. It joined the EU in 2004.
It has a population of approximately 10.5 million people. The capital city is Prague that has a population of approximately 1.3 million inhabitants.
The Czech Republic is part of the Schengen Zone.
The currency is the Czech Koruna (CZK).
The international dialling code can be found here
AMSP CR-Association of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises represents the interests of approximately 260,000 entrepreneurs.
The automotive industry is the Czech Republic’s largest industry but other key sectors in the region include iron and steel production, chemical production, electronics, transport equipment, textiles, glass, ceramics and pharmaceuticals.
A detailed breakdown by the World Bank for doing business with The Czech Republic in 2019. 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.
View Seaports of the Czech Republic on ports.com with information on anchorage depth and types of harbours.
Czech Republic cities with airports and further aviation information.
Find out about local taxes and check VAT numbers
Details of the Czech Republic's local SME entities.