US$ 24.34mn
FDI inflows into India from April 2000 to March 2020

US$ 714.18mn

is bilateral trade value in 2020-2021

Overseas Indians living in Hungary

Concurrent Accreditation The Mission in Hungary also handles India's bilateral relations with Bosnia & Herzegovina

Strategic Location

Ideally located to expand operations in EU. Suited for transport, logistics, import and export


Hungary has a business friendly environment which welcomes FDI and a competitive policy for foreign investments


logistics, electronics, food industry, ICT, medical technology and renewable energy are all key sectors


Hungary's workforce is highly educated and skilled with a tilt towards engineering, medicine and economics

India's Exports and Imports to Hungary

Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency

+36 1 872 6520

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H-1055 Budapest, Honvéd u. 20.

Embassy of India, Hungary

0036-1-325-7742 /43

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H-1025 Budapest Buzavirag u. 14


Agricultural exports

    Non-alcoholic beverages other than waters of 2202.10 (not incl. fruit/veg. … (220290)
    Waters, incl. min. waters & aerated waters, cont. added sugar/oth. sweeteni … (220210)

    Cuts & edible offal of species Gallus domesticus, fresh/chilled (020713)
    Meat of swine (excl. carcasses/half-carcasses/hams/shoulders & cuts thereof ), fresh/chilled (020319)
    Meat of swine (excl. carcasses/half-carcasses/hams/shoulders & cuts thereof ), froxen (020329)
    Sausages & sim. prods., of meat/meat offal/blood; food preps. based on thes … (160100)

    Bread, pastry, cakes, biscuits & oth. bakers’ wares n.e.s. in ch.19, whethe … (190590)
    Sugar confectionery other than chewing gum (incl. white chocolate), not con … (170490)

    Maize (corn), seed (100510)
    Malt extract; oth. food preps. of flour/groats/meal/starch/malt extact [see … (190190)

    Chocolate & oth. food preps. cont. cocoa (excl. of 1803.10-1806.10), in blo … (180620)
    Chocolate & oth. food preps. cont. cocoa (excl. of 1806.20-1806.32) (180690)
    Chocolate & oth. food preps. cont. cocoa, in blocks/slabs/bars, weighing 2k … (180631)

    Cheese (excl. of 0406.10-0406.40) (040690)

    Active yeasts (210210)
    Food preps., n.e.s. (210690)
    Homogenised composite food preps. (210420)
    Mixes & doughs for the preparation of bakers’ wares of 19.05 (190120)
    Natural honey (040900)
    Preparations for infant use, put up for RS (190110)
    Preparations of fruit (excl. citrus fruit; excl. homogenized), obt. by cook … (200799)
    Prepared foods obt. by the swelling/roasting of cereals/cereal prods. (190410)
    Prepared foods obt. from unroasted cereal flakes/mixts. of unroasted cereal … (190420)
    Prepared/presvd. preps. of bovine animals (excl. homogenised preps.), incl. … (160250)
    Prepared/presvd. preps. of fowls of the genus gallus domesticus (excl. homo … (160232)
    Prepared/presvd. preps. of swine (excl. of 1602.41, 1602.42 & homogenised p … (160249)
    Sauces & preps. therefor, n.e.s.; mixed condiments & mixed seasonings, n.e. … (210390)
    Soups & broths & preps. therefor (210410)
    Tomato ketchup & oth. tomato sauces (210320)
    Whey & modified whey, whether or not concentrated/sweetened (040410)

    Food preps., n.e.s. (210690)

    Crustacean – Frozen, shrimps and prawns, excluding cold water varieties, in shell or not, smoked, cooked or notbefor or during smoking, in shell, cooked bt steaming or boiling in water
    Fish – Fresh or chilled, atlantic salmon (Salmon Salar) and danube salmon (Huncho Huncho) Excluding fillet, livers, roes and other fish meat
    Fish preparation – fish minced or in forms; prepared or preservd
    Fish preparation – fish prepared or preserved; whole or in pieces (but not minced)
    Fish preparation – tunas, skipjack, Atlantic Bonito (sarda spp.), Prepared or preserved, whole or in pieces (but not minced)

    Production: 5,000 tonne

    Production: Gravel – 2,343.77 (1000 m3)

    Reserve: Gravel – 764.19 million m3

    Production: 9,232.81 kilo tonne

    Production: Gems-39,120 carats, Industrial-13,040 carats

    Production: 1.9 billion cubic gigameters

    Production: 75,000 tonnes

    Production:  7,387.9 (1000 m3) 2018

    Reserve: 2019: 627.49 (million m3) 2019

Priority Sectors

Here are the leading sectors of opportunities for foreign investors

Top Import/ Export Items

India's top import from Hungary
  • steel and steel products
  • Chemicals
  • machine tools
  • pulses
  • Newsprint
  • Engineering goods, especially for railways and power projects
  • Footwear
  • Rubber articles
  • Iron and steel
India's top export to Hungary
  • Tea, tobacco, pepper and other spices
  • Iron ore and pellets
  • Cotton and jute
  • Maruti vehicles
  • Chemicals and chemical products
  • Engineering goods
  • Pharmaceutical products
  • Finished leather

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