EU Countries Profiles » Slovenia

Country Details:

Basic Information
Capital: Ljubljana
Language: Slovenian
Population: 2,102,126
Total Area: 20,273 sq km 
Currency: Euro
The Diplomatic representation in Jordan: 
Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Slovenia
Tel: +962 6 533 1111
Economic profile
GDP: $71.23 billion
Real Growth rate: 5%
GDP-Per Capita: $34,500
Inflation rate: 1.4%
Unemployment rate: 6.6%
Trade Balance:
Exports:  $32.14 billion
Imports:  $30.38 billion
Revenues: 21.07 billion
Expenditures: 21.06 billion

Natural resources: lignite coal, lead, zinc, building stone, hydropower, forests

Major exports: 
manufactured goods, machinery and transport equipment, chemicals, food
Major imports: machinery and transport equipment, manufactured goods, chemicals, fuels and lubricants, food
Trade partners: Germany, Italy, Austria, France, Croatia, Hungary, Turkey.
Agriculture Products: hops, wheat, coffee, corn, apples, pears; cattle, sheep, poultry

Major industries: 
ferrous metallurgy and aluminum products, lead and zinc smelting; electronics (including military electronics), trucks, automobiles, electric power equipment, wood products, textiles, chemicals, machine tools

Labor force:  959,000 distributed as follows: 
Agriculture:  5.5%
Industry:      31.2%
Services      63.6% 

External Trade Between Jordan & Slovenia- JOD

Year Exports Imports
2017 0 5,417,176
2018 114,300 6,945,000
2019  19,800 5,179,300
2020  49,000 5,981,500
2021 (January- February) 0 1,207,700

 Source: Department of Statistics


Main Jordanian Exports to Slovenia:
Vegetable products    
Products of the chemical or allied industries    
Prepared foodstuffs; beverages, vinegar; tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes    

Main Jordanian Imports from Slovenia:
Fertilizers and Chemical Products 
base metal and Articles of iron or steel
Machinery and mechanical appliances; electrical equipment; parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers
Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; clocks and watches; musical instruments
Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos mica or similar materials; ceramic products; glass and glassware
Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof
Prepared foodstuffs; beverages, and vinegar
Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard

Agreements between Jordan and Slovenia: 

  • EU- Jordan Association Agreement – signed in 1997