Latest News

About Slovakia

Slovakia, Officially known as the Slovak Republic is a landlocked country in the Eastern European Region. The country was previously part of Czechoslovakia until its dissolution in 1993.

The country is considered a developed country with a high human development index and a good standard of living.

The economy of the country is Services and Industry.

Country Facts


Basic Details
RegionEastern Europe
Capital CityBratislava
Government TypeParliamentary Republic
Official LanguagesSlovak
CurrencyEuropean euro, EUR
Phone Code +421
Important CitiesBratislava, Košice, Prešov, Žilina, Banská Bystrica, Nitra, Trnava, Tren?ín, Martin, Poprad, Prievidza, Zvolen, Považská Bystrica, Michalovce, Nové Zámky
National DayIndependence Day (17th-June)
GDP (nominal)USD 133.044 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking45
Primary IndustriesAgriculture,IT,R&D.
Foreign Relations
Bordering NationsPoland, Ukraine, Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic
Member ofNorth Atlantic Treaty Organization(NATO), ( Council of Europe), ( European Union), ( Union for the Mediterranean), ( United Nations)
Major ExportsAutomobiles, Vehicles & Components, Electrical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Plastics and Products, Rubber and Products, Household Items & Products, Other Products, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Dairy, Eggs, Honey, & Edible Products, Cosmetics and Accessories, Edible Oils & Seeds, Arms and Ammunitions, Chemical Products
Major ImportsElectrical Products, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Machinery & Appliances, Plastics and Products, Pharmaceutical Products, Household Items & Products, Rubber and Products, Toys and Games, Cosmetics and Accessories, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Chemical Products, Cereals & Pulses, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Fruits and Nuts, Railway and Locomotives
Total Exports ValueUSD 108.238 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 115.784 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 7.546 Billion (Deficit)
Foreign Relations with India
Trade Agreements with IndiaMoU on Technical Cooperation in Railway sector, between Ministry of Railways of the Republic of India and the Ministry of Transport, Construction and Regional Development of the Slovak Republic(effective from 12th August, 2015) MOU on the implementation of EU-India Horizontal Air Service Agreement between India and Slovakia on the four provisions relating to liberalization of cargo service effective from 5th April,2017. Action Plan for Implementation of MoU between Office of Standards, Meteorology and Testing, Slovakia and the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) (2017).
Major Exports to IndiaMachinery & Appliances, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Plastics and Products, Wood and Pulp, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Chemical Products, Rubber and Products, Toys and Games, Household Items & Products, Cereals & Pulses, Glass and glassware, Fisheries, Sea Food & Crustaceans, Silk & Textiles
Major Imports from IndiaMining, Metals & Minerals, Cosmetics and Accessories, Machinery & Appliances, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Fashion and Apparel, Electrical Products, Rubber and Products, Household Items & Products, Chemical Products, Silk & Textiles, Plastics and Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Fruits and Nuts, Ceramic Products
India's Imports ValueUSD 70.92 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 190.22 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 119.3 Million (Deficit)
Indian Embassy Details for SlovakiaEmbassy of India
H.E. Apoorva Srivastava
Honourable Ambassador
Dunajská 4, 7th Floor, 811 08 Bratislava
421-2-5296 2916

Embassy Details of Slovakia in IndiaEmbassy of the Slovak Republic
H.E. Mr. Robert Maxian
50 MNiti MargChanakyapuriNew Delhi-110021
+91-11-2688 9071, 2688 5340, 2611 1075, 2410 1015 (O)

Honorary Consulate of Slovak Republic in Bengaluru
H.E. Dr. Chiriankandath Joseph Roy
Honorary Consul
Confident Group, No.-6, Langford Town, Hosur Main Road, Bangalore-560025
+918066177777 (O)

Honorary Consulate of Slovak Republic in Mumbai
H.E. Mr. Amit Choksey
Honorary Consul
NKM International House, 178 Blackbay Reclamation, Babulal Chinai Marg, Mumbai
02222838293 (O)

Honorary Consulate of Slovak Republic in Kolkata
H.E. Mr. Partha Sadhan Bose
Honorary Consul
13A, St. George Terrace, Hastings, Kolkata 700 022
+91-22-2223 0554 (O)