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US$ 951mn
Bilateral trade in 2020-2021

US$ 104.1mn

FDI inflows from April 2000 to March 2021

NRIs/PIOs currently live in Portugal


Firm entry-simplifying reform introduced by Portugal has boosted sectoral competition.


Portugal has reported strong export performance since 2010, as well as rising domestic demand.


Portugal offers leading opportunities in scientific and technological R&D and new innovation.


Talks are on to get Portuguese defence companies to participate in Make in India programme.

India's Exports and Imports to Portugal

AICEP Portugal Global

+ 351 217 909 500

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Rua de Entrecampos, nº 28 Bloco B – 12º Andar 1700-158 Lisboa

Portuguese Industrial Association - Chamber of Commerce and Industry

+351 213 601 021

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Praça das Indústrias 1300-307 Lisbon | Portugal

Chamber of Commerce Portugal India

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Rua Castilho 39,15º 1250-068 Lisbon Portugal

Embassy of India, Lisbon, Portugal

+351-21 304 1090

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Rua Pero da Covilha, No. 16, Restelo, 1400-297, Lisbon, Portugal


Agricultural exports

    Beer made from malt (220300)
    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)
    Whiskies (220830)
    Wine other than sparkling wine of fresh grapes, incl. fortified; grape must with fermentation prevented/arrested by the addition of alcohol, in containters of >10 l (220429)


    Carcasses/half-carcasses of bovine animals, fresh/chilled (020110)
    Cuts & edible offal of turkey, fresh/chilled (020726)
    Guts, bladders & stomachs of animals (other than fish), whole & pieces ther … (050400)
    Hams, shoulders & cuts thereof , fresh/chilled, bone-in (020312)
    Meat of bovine animals, fresh/chilled (excl. of 0201.10), bone-in (020120)
    Meat of bovine animals, fresh/chilled, boneless (020130)
    Meat of bovine animals, frozen, boneless (020230)
    Meat of swine (excl. carcasses/half-carcasses/hams/shoulders & cuts thereof ), fresh/chilled (020319)


    Bread, pastry, cakes, biscuits & oth. bakers’ wares n.e.s. in Ch.19, whethe … (190590)
    Sweet biscuits (190531)


    Maize (corn), other than seed (100590)
    Other barley excl seed (100390)


    Chocolate & oth. food preps. cont. cocoa (excl. of 1806.20-1806.32) (180690)


    Cheese (excl. of 0406.10-0406.40) (040690)
    Ice cream & oth. edible ice, whether or not cont. cocoa (210500)
    Yogurt (040310)


    Food preps., n.e.s. (210690)
    Prepared foods obt. by the swelling/roasting of cereals/cereal prods. (190410)


    Apples, fresh (080810)
    Bananas frsh or dried (080390)
    Grapes, fresh (080610)
    Guavas, mangoes & mangosteens, fresh/dried (080450)
    Live plants, n.e.s., incl. their roots; mushroom spawn (060290)
    Oranges, fresh/dried (080510)
    OTHER CANE SUGAR: (170114)
    Pineapples, fresh/dried (080430)
    Potatoes other than seed potatoes, fresh/chilled (070190)
    Potatoes, prepd./presvd. othw. than by vinegar/acetic acid, frozen, other t … (200410)


    Crustaceans; frozen, shrimps and prawns, excluding cold-water varieties, in shell or not, smoked, cooked or not before or during smoking; in shell, cooked by steaming or by boiling in water (030617)
    Fish, frozen, cod (Gadus morhua, Gadus ogac, Gadus macrocephalus), excluding fillets, livers, roes and other fish meat of heading 0304 (030363)
    Fish; dried, whether or not salted but not smoked, other than edible fish offal, cod (030551)
    Molluscs, cuttle fish and squid, whether in shell or not, frozen, dried, salted, in brine, or smoked, cooked or not before or during the smoking process (030749)
    Molluscs; octopus spp.), frozen, dried, salted, in brine, or smoked, cooked or not before or during the smoking process (030759)


Priority Sectors

Here are the leading sectors of opportunities for foreign investors

Top Import/ Export Items

India's top import from Portugal
  • Machinery and appliances
  • Chemicals
  • Metals and minerals
  • Plastic and rubber
  • Textiles and apparels
  • Paper and pulp
  • Leather
  • Wood and cork
  • Optical and precision instruments
India's top export to Portugal
  • Textiles and apparels including readymade garments
  • Agriculture products
  • Metals
  • Plastic and rubber
  • Chemicals
  • Footwear
  • Machinery and appliances
  • Vehicles and other transport materials
  • Leather and its articles

Bilateral Investors

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