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Country name:

conventional long form: Republic of Estonia
conventional short form: Estonia
local long form: Eesti Vabariik
local short form: Eesti

 

Capital:

Tallinn

 

Location:

Eastern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea and Gulf of Finland, between Latvia and Russia

 

Area:

total: 45,226 sq km
land: 43,211 sq km
water: 2,015 sq km
note: includes 1,520 islands in the Baltic Sea

 

 

Population:

1,341,664 (July 2004 est.)

 

Languages:

Estonian (official), Russian, Ukrainian, Finnish, other

 

Economy- Overview:

Estonia, as a new member of the World Trade Organization, is steadily moving toward a modern market economy with increasing ties to the West, including the pegging of its currency to the euro. The economy benefits from strong electronics and telecommunications sectors

 

Industries:

engineering, electronics, wood and wood products, textile; information technology, telecommunications

 

Exports - commodities:

machinery and equipment 33%, wood and paper 15%, textiles 14%, food products 8%, furniture 7%, metals, chemical products (2001)

 

Imports - commodities:

machinery and equipment 33.5%, chemical products 11.6%, textiles 10.3%, foodstuffs 9.4%, transportation equipment 8.9% (2001)

 

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