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About Denmark

Denmark, officially known as the Kingdom of Denmark is a Nordic Scandinavian country situated in the North of Europe just bordering Sweden. The country also holds autonomous administration of the Faroe Islands and Greenland.

Denmark is considered to be one of the most economically and socially developed countries. It has a Mixed economy which is a high-income economy. The citizens enjoy high standards of living, good education, healthcare, and human development.

The country’s economy is primarily services, manufacturing, and agriculture. Major industries are turbines, pharmaceuticals, equipment, and machinery manufacturing. Major agricultural products are with meat, fish, and dairy products.

Country Facts


Basic Details
RegionNordic Region
Capital CityCopenhagen 
Government TypeParliamentary Constitutional Monarchy
Official Languages German, Danish
CurrencyDanish krone, DKK
Phone Code +45
Important CitiesAarhus, Odense, Aalborg, Frederiksberg, Esbjerg, Randers
National DayFounding Day/National Day (28th Oct)
GDP (nominal)USD 420.8 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking4
Primary Industriesagriculture, tourism, energy, and transportation
Foreign Relations
Bordering NationsGermany
Member ofAsian Infrastructure Investment Bank(AIIB), Antarctic treaty system(ATS), Council of Europe(COE), European Communities(EC), European Economic Area(EEA), European Union(EU), 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), World Trade Organization(WTO)
Major ExportsMachinery & Appliances, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Animal Meat and Food Preperations, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Household Items & Products, Fisheries, Sea Food & Crustaceans, Dairy, Eggs, Honey, & Edible Products, Fashion and Apparel, Plastics and Products, Cereals & Pulses, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Edible Oils & Seeds, Plants and Flowers, Toys and Games, Cosmetics and Accessories, Books and Papers, Wood and Pulp
Major ImportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Machinery & Appliances, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Plastics and Products, Spices, Fashion and Apparel, Household Items & Products, Fisheries, Sea Food & Crustaceans, Wood and Pulp, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Chemical Products, Cosmetics and Accessories, Animal Meat and Food Preperations, Marine Vessels, Dairy, Eggs, Honey, & Edible Products
Total Exports ValueUSD 129.059 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 125.732 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 3.327 Billion (Excess)
Foreign Relations with India
Trade Agreements with IndiaImportant Bilateral Treaties and Agreements: Bilateral Agreement on an Integrated Fisheries Project at Tadri, Bilateral Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement, Biotechnology for Bilateral Cooperation
Major Exports to IndiaMachinery & Appliances, Building & Construction Products & Services, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Electrical Products, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Cereals & Pulses, Marine Vessels, Plastics and Products, Chemical Products, Rubber and Products, Retail & Fmcg Products, Household Items & Products, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Fisheries, Sea Food & Crustaceans, Books and Papers, Hides, Leather & Tannery
Major Imports from IndiaMining, Metals & Minerals, Fashion and Apparel, Machinery & Appliances, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Silk & Textiles, Cosmetics and Accessories, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Household Items & Products, Rubber and Products, Gems & Jewellery, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Chemical Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Toys and Games
India's Imports ValueUSD 770.37 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 911.39 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 141.02 Million (Deficit)
Indian Embassy Details for DenmarkEmbassy of India
H.E. Pooja Kapur
Honourable Ambassador
Vangehusvej 15, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark

Embassy Details of Denmark in IndiaRoyal Danish Embassy
H.E. Mr. Freddy Svane
33B, Dr Radhakrishnan MargChanakyapuriNew Delhi-110021
+91-11-42090700 (O)

Consulate General in Bengaluru
Mr. Eske Bo Rosenberg
Consul General

Honorary Consulate General of Denmark in Chennai
H.E. Mr. Vijay Sankar
Honorary Consul

Honorary Consulate General of Denmark in Mumbai
H.E. Mr. Anil Kumar Manibhai Naik
Honorary Consul
L&T House, Narrottam Morarjee Marg Ballard Estate Mumbai-400 038
+91-22-2268 5656/58 (O)

Honorary Consulate General of Denmark in Kolkata
H.E. Mrs. Smitha Bajoria
Honorary Consul General
McLeod House 3 Netaji Subhash Road Kolkata 700 001
+91-33-2248 7476/77/78 (O)