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Country Details:

Basic Information
Capital: Vilnius
Language: Lithuanian (official) 82%, Russian 8%, Polish 5.6%
Population: 2,793,284
Total Area: 65,300 sq km 
Currency: Euro

The Diplomatic representation in Jordan: 
Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Lithuania
Tel: +962 6 5673214
Fax:+962 6 5690962
Economic profile
GDP: $91.47 billion
Real Growth rate: 3.9%
GDP-Per Capita: $32,400
Inflation rate: 3.7% 
Unemployment rate: 7.1%
Trade Balance:
Exports:  $29.12 billion 
Imports:  $31.56 billion
Revenues:   15.92 billion
Expenditures: 15.7 billion

Natural resources: peat, arable land, amber

Major exports: refined fuel, machinery and equipment, chemicals, textiles, foodstuffs, plastics

Major imports: oil, natural gas, machinery and equipment, transport equipment, chemicals, textiles and clothing, metals
Trade partners: Russia, Latvia, Poland, Germany, US, Estonia, Sweden , Italy, Netherlands

Major Industries: metal-cutting machine tools, electric motors, televisions, refrigerators and freezers, petroleum refining, shipbuilding (small ships), furniture, textiles, food processing, fertilizer, agricultural machinery, optical equipment, lasers, electronic components, computers, amber jewelry, information technology, video game development, app/software development, biotechnology 

Agriculture Products: grain, potatoes, sugar beets, flax, vegetables; beef, milk, eggs, pork, cheese; fish

Labor force: 1.467 million distributed as follows: 
Agriculture: 9.1%   
Industry:  25.2% 
Services:    65.8% 

External Trade Between Jordan & Lithuania - JOD

Year Exports Imports
2017 79,147 2,927,840
2018 4,400 3,300,000
2019  42,500 1,541,700
2020  91,200 1,930,600
2021 (January - February) 6,100 374,400

 Source: Department of Statistics

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

Main Jordanian Imports from Lithuania:
- Machinery and mechanical appliances; electrical equipment; parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles    
- Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal; cork and articles of cork; manufactures of straw of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basket ware and wickerwork    
- Prepared foodstuffs; beverages, and vinegar; tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes    
- Textiles and textile articles    

Agreements between Jordan and Lithuania 

  • EU- Jordan Association Agreement – signed in 1997