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About Moldova

Moldova, officially known as the Republic of Moldova is a Land Locked country in the Balkan Region of Eastern Europe. The Country was previously part of the Soviet Union (USSR)

Though the country is based in the Eastern European Region, it has one of the high human development indexes. The economy revolves around the wine industry, agriculture, and energy production.

Country Facts


Basic Details
RegionCIS Region
Capital CityChisinau
Government TypeParliamentary Republic
Official LanguagesRomanian
CurrencyMoldovan leu, MDL
Phone Code +373
Important CitiesChi?in?u, Tiraspol,B?l?i, Bender, Rîbni?a, Ungheni, Cahul, Soroca, Orhei, Dub?sari
National DayIndependence Day (Aug-27)
GDP (nominal)USD 16 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking48
Primary IndustriesMacroeconomic situation,Business and economic environment,informal market,Tourism.
Foreign Relations
Bordering NationsUkraine, Romania
Member of(Commonwealth of Independent States), ( Council of Europe), ( Organisation internationale de la Francophonie), ( United Nations)
Major ExportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Electrical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Plastics and Products, Pharmaceutical Products, Wood and Pulp, Chemical Products, Edible Oils & Seeds, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Books and Papers, Fashion and Apparel, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Dairy, Eggs, Honey, & Edible Products, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Rubber and Products, Cosmetics and Accessories, Fruits and Nuts
Major ImportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Cereals & Pulses, Edible Oils & Seeds, Fruits and Nuts, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Fashion and Apparel, Household Items & Products, Glass and glassware, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Plastics and Products, Machinery & Appliances, Pharmaceutical Products, Cosmetics and Accessories, Silk & Textiles, Wood and Pulp, Instruments & Optical Solutions
Total Exports ValueUSD 4.332 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 9.219 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 4.887 Billion (Deficit)
Foreign Relations with India
Trade Agreements with IndiaIndia-Moldova bilateral trade has been rather modest. During 2012-13 bilateral trade was measured at US$9.63 mn (Exports US$8.94 mn, Imports US$0.69 mn). During 2011–12, bilateral trade reached US$8 million (India's exports were US$7.5 mn and imports were US$0.5 mn).
Major Exports to IndiaMining, Metals & Minerals, Fruits and Nuts, Machinery & Appliances, Edible Oils & Seeds, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Pharmaceutical Products, Electrical Products, Railway and Locomotives, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Aviation Vehicles, Marine Vessels, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Cosmetics and Accessories, Retail & Fmcg Products, Cereals & Pulses, Arms and Ammunitions, Chemical Products
Major Imports from IndiaMining, Metals & Minerals, Pharmaceutical Products, Electrical Products, Ceramic Products, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Machinery & Appliances, Fisheries, Sea Food & Crustaceans, Chemical Products, Rubber and Products, Silk & Textiles, Building & Construction Products & Services, Plastics and Products, Edible Oils & Seeds, Other Products, Cosmetics and Accessories
India's Imports ValueUSD 3.93 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 11.99 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 8.06 Million (Deficit)
Indian Embassy Details for MoldovaEmbassy of India
H.E. Mr. Rahul Shrivastava
Honourable Ambassador
46, Bulevardul Aviatorilor,Sector-1 Bucharest-011864
0040 - 372 147 431/32

Embassy Details of Moldova in IndiaMoldova
Embassy of the Republic of Moldova
H.E. Mrs. Ana Taban
174, Jor Bagh New Delhi-110003
91 11 42288853 (O)

Honorary Consulate of Moldova in New Delhi
H.E. Mr. Purrshottam Bhaggeria
Honorary Consul
Bhageria House43-Community CentreNew Friends Colony
9111-2691-9391 (O)