Croatia (Hrvatska)

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Country Details:

Basic Information
Capital: Zagreb
Language: Croatian
Population: 4,270,480
Total Area: 56,594 sq km 
Currency: Croatian Kuna

Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Croatia
Tel: +962 795599393

Economic profile
GDP: $102.1 billion
Real Growth rate: 2.8%
GDP-Per Capita: $24,700 
Inflation rate: 1.1% 
Unemployment rate: 12.4% 
Trade Balance:
Exports:  $13.15 billion
Imports:  $22.34 billion
Revenues:  25.24 billion
Expenditures: 24.83 billion

Natural resources: oil, some coal, bauxite, low-grade iron ore, calcium, gypsum, natural asphalt, silica, mica, clays, salt, hydropower
Major exports: 
transport equipment, machinery, textiles, chemicals, foodstuffs, fuels
Major imports: machinery, transport and electrical equipment; chemicals, fuels and lubricants; foodstuffs
Trade partners: Italy, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, Slovenia, Austria, China, Russia.
Major Industries: chemicals and plastics, machine tools, fabricated metal, electronics, pig iron and rolled steel products, aluminum, paper, wood products, construction materials, textiles, shipbuilding, petroleum and petroleum refining, food and beverages, tourism

Agriculture Products: arable crops (wheat, corn, barley, sugar beet, sunflower, rapeseed, alfalfa, clover); vegetables (potatoes, cabbage, onion, tomato, pepper); fruits (apples, plum, mandarins, olives), grapes for wine; livestock (cattle, cows, pigs); dairy products

Labor force:  1.559 million distributed as follows: 
Agriculture:  1.9%
Industry:      27.3%
Services      70.8%

External Trade Between Jordan & Croatia - JOD

Year Exports Imports
2017 197,001 13,263,024
2018 270,300 9,770,500
2019  4,508,800 4,607,300
2020 89,600 1,172,800
2021 (January - February) 48,300 300,500

 Source: Department of Statistics

Main Jordanian Exports to Croatia:
Products of the chemical or allied industries
Miscellaneous manufactured articles
Vegetable products

Main Jordanian Imports from Croatia:
Machinery and mechanical appliances; electrical equipment; parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers
Prepared foodstuffs; beverages
Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal; cork and articles of cork
Furniture,bedding,mattresses, mattress supports, cushions
Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard; paper and paperboard and articles thereof
Base metals and articles of base metals

Agreements between Jordan and Croatia: 

  • (G-11) Framework Agreement on Economic, Trade and Cultural Cooperation – signed in 2009
  • Trade Cooperation Agreement – signed in 1999
  • Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement – signed in 1999
  • EU- Jordan Association Agreement – signed in 1997