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About Czech Republic

The Czech Republic, also known by its short-form name, Czechia, is a landlocked country in Central Europe. The country was a previous part of Czechoslovakia and gained independence on 1st January 1993. The country is bordered by Poland, Slovakia Austria, and Germany.

The country has a developed high-income export-oriented market and caters to Services, Manufacturing & Innovation sectors. Czech is famous for Automotive and related industries and supplies Cars and Trams across the world.

It is also the top 10 fastest growing countries in adopting technology and communications infrastructure.

Country Facts


Basic Details
RegionEastern Europe
Capital CityPrague
Government TypeParliamentary Republic
Official LanguagesCzech
CurrencyCzech koruna, CZK
Phone Code +420
Important CitiesBrno, Ostrava, Pilsen, Olomouc, Liberec, ?eské Bud?jovice, Hradec Králové, Ústí nad Labem, Pardubice, Haví?ov, Zlín
National DayIndependence Day ( 28th Oct )
GDP (nominal)USD 335.243 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking41
Primary Industriesautomotive industry, machinery, iron and steel production, metallurgy, chemical production, electronics, transport equipment, textiles, glass, ceramics, defence and pharmaceuticals
Foreign Relations
Bordering NationsGermany, Poland, Austria, Slovakia
Member ofThree Seas Initiative(3SI), Antarctic treaty system(ATS), European Economic Area(EEA), European Union(EU), International Investment Bank(IIB), North Atlantic Treaty Organization(NATO), Organisation for Economic Co-operation Development(OECD), Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe(OSCE), Regional Cooperation Council(RCC), United Nations(UN), Union for the Mediterranean(UfM), Visegrád Group(V4), World Trade Organization(WTO)
Major ExportsMachinery & Appliances, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Plastics and Products, Household Items & Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Rubber and Products, Railway and Locomotives, Cereals & Pulses, Building & Construction Products & Services, Books and Papers, Chemical Products, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Arms and Ammunitions
Major ImportsElectrical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Plastics and Products, Pharmaceutical Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Household Items & Products, Dairy, Eggs, Honey, & Edible Products, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Cereals & Pulses, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Other Products, Vegetables and Related Products, Building & Construction Products & Services, Silk & Textiles
Total Exports ValueUSD 241.132 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 235.919 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 5.213 Billion (Excess)
Foreign Relations with India
Trade Agreements with IndiaIndia-Czech Republic Bilateral Relations, Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation (JCEC) to boost bilateral economic ties
Major Exports to IndiaMachinery & Appliances, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Rubber and Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Railway and Locomotives, Plastics and Products, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Chemical Products, Glass and glassware, Household Items & Products, Toys and Games, Books and Papers, Edible Oils & Seeds, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Wood and Pulp, Arms and Ammunitions, Silk & Textiles
Major Imports from IndiaMachinery & Appliances, Fashion and Apparel, Chemical Products, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Cosmetics and Accessories, Silk & Textiles, Plastics and Products, Rubber and Products, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Household Items & Products, Fruits and Nuts
India's Imports ValueUSD 778.09 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 1,169.32 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 777.09 Million (Excess)
Indian Embassy Details for Czech RepublicEmbassy of India

Honourable Ambassador
Milady Horákové 60/93, 170 00 Praha 7, Czech Republic

Embassy Details of Czech Republic in IndiaCzech Republic
Embassy of the Czech Republic
H.E. Dr. Eliska Zigova
50 M, Niti MargChanakyapuriNew Delhi-110021
+91-11-2415 5200 (O)

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Honorary Consulate of Czech Republic in Chandigarh
H.E. Mr. Guneet Chaudhary
Honorary Consul
SCO 89-90, Level, IV, City Centre, Sector - 34, Chandigarh
+91-9888100225, 91-172-4184968

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Honorary Consulate of Czech Republic in Mumbai
H.E. Mrs. Rashmi Jolly
Honorary Consul
7 August Kranti Marg Mumbai - 400020
022-22078531 (O)

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Honorary Consulate of Czech Republic in Kolkata
H.E. Mr. Utsav Parekh
Honorary Consul
Vaibhav 4th Floor, 4 Lee Road Kolkata - 400020
03322907406 (O)

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Honorary Consulate of Czech Republic in Bengaluru
H.E. Mr. C.S. Prakash
Honorary Consul
No 303, Pushpak, MES Ring Road Jalahalli, Bengaluru - 560013
+917349368900, +919845048998 (O)

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Honorary Consulate of Czech Republic in Chennai
H.E. Mr. Ar Rm Arun
Honorary Consul
Vel Vilas, 3/21 Kottur garden, 3rd Main Road, Kotturpuram Chennai-600085
+91-44-24474247, 9940054242 (O)