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International Business Hub in a Global Market

Spain is an open economy. The increased competitiveness of Spanish exports, mainly due to improved productivity and wage moderation has made, for the four consecutive year, a positive contribution to the external sector growth.

The dynamism shown by exports is also closely related to the higher export propensity by Spanish companies to diversify and find new markets while moving their products up ladder of the value chain.

 

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Spanish exports of goods to third markets reached 255 Billion euros last year. Foreign Multinationals established in Spain account for around 40% of total exports from Spain to the rest of the world. There are an increasing number of exporting companies that are accessing new markets.

 

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Spanish and Multinational Companies in Spain in Industrial, Technological and Services activities are increasing exports with high value added and technological content.

 

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In addition, Spain is the 11th largest exporter of commercial services worldwide with 117,442 million USD. International Export Services from Spain -excluding Tourism- reached more than 63.5 Billion € in 2015.

 

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Strategic Geographic Location

Apart from its domestic market, Spain offers a privileged situation as a gateway to the European market, Latin America and North Africa and the Middle East.

 

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Market

Total Population

Spain

46,418,269

European Union

509,668,361

Latin America

632,959,079

Middle East & North Africa

424,065,257

Source: WORLD BANK 2016

 

 

 

 

Last updated: 17|03|2017

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