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About Croatia

Croatia, officially the Republic of Croatia, is a country in Southeast Europe. The country was earlier part of Yugoslavia and formed its own country on 25th June 1991. It borders with Slovenia to the northwest, Hungary to the northeast, Serbia to the east, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Montenegro to the southeast, sharing a maritime border with Italy.

The country has a high-income economy primarily dominated by the service sector followed by industrial and agriculture.

The industrial sector is dominated by shipbuilding, food processing, pharmaceuticals, information technology, biochemical, and timber industry. Croatia is also famous for Wines.

Country Facts


Basic Details
RegionEastern Europe
Capital CityZagreb
Government TypeUnitary parliamentary constitutional republic
Official LanguagesCroatian
Currency Croatian kuna, HRK
Phone Code +385
Important CitiesZagreb, Split, Rijeka, Osijek, Zadar, Slavonski Brod, Pula, Sesvete, Karlovac, Varaždin, Stenjevec
National DayIndependence Day (15th Sept)
Ease of Doing Business Ranking51 (Very Easy)
Primary Industriestourism, manufacturing, agriculture, forestry, mining, wood industry, food manufacturing, potash production, shipbuilding, leather, footwear, textile industry, beverage industry
Major Exportstransport equipment, machinery, textiles, chemicals, foodstuffs, fuels, Pharmaceuticals, Electrical machinery, equipment, Machinery including computers, Aluminum, Wood.
Major Exports to IndiaFootwear, Fuels, Minerals, Vegetables, Wood, Raw Materials, Machinery and Electricals, Chemicals, Transportation, Animal, Stone, and Glass
Major Importsmachinery, transport and electrical equipment, fuels and lubricans and foodstuffs,
Major Imports from IndiaChemicals, Machinery and Electricals, Textiles and Clothing, Raw Materials, Vegetables, Plastic or Rubber, Stone and Glass, Metals, Food Products, Minerals
Foreign Relations
Trade Agreements with IndiaBilateral trade Agreements, Agreement on Trade and Economic Cooperation
Bordering NationsHungary, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia
Member ofThree Seas Initiative(3SI), European Union(EU), North Atlantic Treaty Organization(NATO), Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe(OSCE), Regional Cooperation Council(RCC), United Nations(UN), Union for the Mediterranean(UfM), World Trade Organization(WTO)
Indian Embassy Details for CroatiaEmbassy of India
H.E. Raj Kumar Srivastava
Honourable Ambassador
Bijenik 152B, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
4873239, 4873240

Embassy Details of Croatia in IndiaEmbassy of the Republic of Croatia
H.E. Mr. Petar Ljubicic
A-15,West End (in a single line)New Delhi110021
+91-11- 4166 3101,2,3 (O)

Honorary Consulate of Croatia in Kolkata
H.E. Mr. Arun Poddar
Honorary Consul
Poddar Projects Ltd., 9th floor Gate No. 1, 18, Rabindra Sarani Kolkata-700001
03322250352 (O)

Honorary Consulate of Croatia in Mumbai
H.E. Mrs. Czaee Shah
Honorary Consul
A-52, Darshan Apartments, Mount Pleasant Road Malabar Hills Mumbai-400 006
+91-22-2367 8451 (O)