As European Union Member State, Slovenia has close ties with other countries of Western Europe, especially with Germany, Austria and Italy. Slovenia is known as a small but reliable partner. In the period from 1995 to 2008, Slovenian economy expanded annually by an average of 4 percent. First decline in economic growth in Slovenia was recorded in 2008 due to global economic crisis. Stabilization of economy successfully took place in 2013. The success has also been confirmed by the EU leadership – according to statistics in 2014 Slovenia had 2.6 percent economic growth, while experts say that the forecast for the future is even higher. It is possible to claim that Slovenian economy is more successful than the EU average.
The largest share of the economy is constituted service activity. According to statistic, in 2008, they accounted nearly 64% of the total GDP. Among the increasingly important service tourism is counted as well. Industrial sector contributes around 26%, construction work 8% and agriculture 2% to the total GDP.
Among the most important industries and manufactures, there is iron industry, automobile manufacturing and manufacturing of electrical devices. Slovenian industry is in large amount also based on wood and textile, pharmaceutical and chemical business and in egenireeng as well.
Statistically the highest GDP in Slovenia is in the Central part, in amount of 24,649 EUR, Costal region follows with 18.819 EUR. Central region has the greatest share of trade with other countries, with the total volume of nearly 30% for exports and 47% of the total volume of imports of goods.
From data bellow it is possible to conclude that Slovenia is stable and promising country, in order to start or expand your business. If you do not know yet, where to start a business, you can always count on us. We can offer a wide range of services for businessmen who come to Slovenia.
With 28 year stable practice in doing business, our company is reliable partner for you, and we can always provide advice related to: business activity in Slovenia, offer you consultancy on taxes in Slovenia, accounting advice or realize financial consultancy. Our marketing department will be glad to make presentation of your company in form of web site suitable for your business. If you are new in business and have innovative idea, we can consult you regarding European funds, calls and projects. In order to avoid difficulties with Slovenian legislation, we will be glad to offer you legal consulting. Since we have government license for company registration (VEM point), we will be with you from the starting point of your business in Slovenia.
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