Sectors

Tourism is strategically one of the most important industries of the Croatian economy. The tourist potential is based primarily on the indented Adriatic coast which offers opportunities for all types of tourism – nautical, family, high-end, gourmet, health. More…
Croatia is an excellent location for investors who want to expand their business in Central, Eastern and Southeast Europe. The Croatian market potential with a population of only 4.4 million is relatively small in global terms, but Croatian consumers and companies have already proven that they have the ability to absorp new technologies very rapidly. In this respect, Croatia can serve as an ideal test-market for the development and application of new technologies in the field of software development. More…
The development of the Croatian automotive industry is based on a long tradition in related sectors such as metal production, welding, plastics manufacturing and engineering. Croatian companies dealing with the production of automotive parts have a tradition in high-precision manufacturing with zero tolerance for breakdowns and the main competitive advantage is the excellent quality of their products. More…
Compared to the other branches of the manufacturing industry in Croatia, the food industry (food and beverage) achieves the highest total revenue and employs the most people. This sector is the most developed in the City of Zagreb and Zagreb County, in Northwest Croatia and Osijek-Baranja county. More…
The pharmaceutical industry in Croatia has a long tradition. Because of its know-how and an experienced workforce a successful development of the industry and related sectors in the future is assured. Furthermore, the pharmaceutical industry is one of the sectors of the Croatian economy where investing in research and development is extensive. More…
Croatia is by its roads, air, rail and sea routes perfectly connected with Eastern and Central Europeas well as with the the rest of Europe and represents a bridge by connecting Western and Central Europe with the Black Sea and Eastern Europe and the Baltic Sea with the Mediterranean. More…
Manufacture of Machinery and Equipment is one of the most important industries in Croatia. Businesses dealing in this industry are focused on exports, introduction of new technologies, training professional personnel, quality system certification, environmentally friendly production and connecting domestic and foreign producers. More…
The textile and clothing industry holds an important place in the Croatian economy due to its long-standing tradition, a significant number of employees and partnerships with European and global companies. More…
GDP in 2017 – 48,700 billion € • GDP per capita 2017 – 11 806 € • Exports of goods in 2017 – 13,3 billion € • Tourism Revenue 2017 – 9,49 billion € • Average exchange rate in 2017 HRK/EUR – 7,46; HRK/USD – 6,62