Foreign trade

Considerations for the investor:

  • All customs clearance procedures are carried through electronically.
  • Common customs tariff duties are applicable to all goods imported into the EU.
  • Importers may apply for deferred taxation.
  • VAT is not imposed on the import of goods subject to immediate tax warehousing on the condition that the recipient of the imported goods is the keeper of the tax warehouse.
  • Exporters and importers must have EORI registration.

Foreign Trade in Estonia 2015

  • Exports: € billion
  • Imports: € billion

Foreign Trade by Countries 2015 (mEUR)

Foreign Trade by Countries 2015 (mEUR)

Source: Statistics of Estonia

Foreign Trade by Commodity Groups 2015 (mEUR)

Foreign Trade by Commodity Groups

Source: Statistics of Estonia

Useful Links

Estonian Tax and Customs Board: www.emta.ee
Statistics of Estonia: www.stat.ee
Estonian Investments and Trade Agency: www.investinestonia.com; www.tradewithestonia.com
Doing Business in Estonia: www.doingbusiness.org/data/exploreeconomies/estonia
Bank of Estonia: www.eestipank.ee