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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 TypeParliamentary Republic
Official LanguagesCroatian
CurrencyEuro (€) (EUR)
Phone Code +385
Important CitiesZagreb, Split, Rijeka, Osijek, Zadar, Slavonski Brod, Pula, Sesvete, Karlovac, Varaždin, Stenjevec
National DayNational Day ( 30th May )
GDP (nominal)USD 80.185 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking51
Primary Industriestourism, manufacturing, agriculture, forestry, mining, wood industry, food manufacturing, potash production, shipbuilding, leather, footwear, textile industry, beverage industry
Foreign Relations
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)
Major ExportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Machinery & Appliances, Electrical Products, Wood and Pulp, Pharmaceutical Products, Plastics and Products, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Household Items & Products, Fashion and Apparel, Cereals & Pulses, Books and Papers, Cosmetics and Accessories, Glass and glassware, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Railway and Locomotives
Major ImportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Machinery & Appliances, Electrical Products, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Pharmaceutical Products, Plastics and Products, Fashion and Apparel, Books and Papers, Household Items & Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Wood and Pulp, Animal Meat and Food Preperations, Cosmetics and Accessories, Chemical Products, Dairy, Eggs, Honey, & Edible Products
Total Exports ValueUSD 25.383 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 44.115 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 18.732 Billion (Deficit)
Foreign Relations with India
Trade Agreements with IndiaBilateral trade Agreements, Agreement on Trade and Economic Cooperation
Major Exports to IndiaElectrical Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Machinery & Appliances, Chemical Products, Wood and Pulp, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Edible Oils & Seeds, Cosmetics and Accessories, Marine Vessels, Fruits and Nuts, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Spices, Pharmaceutical Products, Household Items & Products, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Retail & Fmcg Products
Major Imports from IndiaChemical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Pharmaceutical Products, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Ceramic Products, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Fashion and Apparel, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Electrical Products, Rubber and Products, Silk & Textiles, Building & Construction Products & Services, Edible Oils & Seeds, Plastics and Products, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Cosmetics and Accessories
India's Imports ValueUSD 117.54 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 339.73 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 222.19 Million (Deficit)
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 IndiaCroatia
Embassy 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)