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Hungary:

 
     
 

1.     Overview:

a.       Total Area: 93,030 sq. km.

b.      Total Population: 9,939,470 (July 2013 est.)

                                                               i.      Agricultural labour force - 7.1%

                                                             ii.      Total labour force - 4.391 million (2012 est.)

c.       GDP: $198.8 billion (2012 est.)

d.      GDP - real growth rate: -1.7% (2012 est.)

e.      GDP – per capita: $20,000 (2012 est.)

f.        GDP - composition by sector:

                                                               i.      Agriculture: 3.3%

                                                             ii.      Industry: 28.5%

                                                            iii.      Services: 68.2% (2012 est.)

g.       Investment (gross fixed): 17.2% of GDP (2012 est.)

h.      Unemployment rate: 10.9% (2012 est.)

i.        People under poverty line: 14% (2012 est.)

j.        Industries: Mining, metallurgy, construction materials, processed foods, textiles, chemicals (especially pharmaceuticals), motor vehicles

k.       Industrial production growth rate: 0.7% (2012 est.)

2.     Trade:

a.       Total Exports: $90.23 billion (2012 est.)

b.      Exports commodities: Machinery and equipment 53.5%, other manufactures 31.2%, food products 8.7%, raw materials 3.4%, fuels and electricity 3.9% (2012)

c.       Export partners: Germany 25.6%, Romania 6.2%, Austria 6%, Slovakia 6.1%, Italy 4.8%, France 4.8%, UK 4.2% (2012 est.)

d.      Total Import: $87.37 billion (2012 est.)

e.      Imports commodities: Machinery and equipment 45.4%, other manufactures 34.3%, fuels and electricity 12.6%, food products 5.3%, raw materials 2.5% (2012)

f.        Import partners: Germany 25.1%, Russia 8.8%, China 7.4%, Austria 7.1%, Slovakia 5.6%, Poland 4.8%, Netherlands 4.2%, Italy 4.5% (2012 est.)

g.      CO2 emissions (MT/ capita): 4.86

3.     Climate, Land & Agriculture:

a.       Climate: Temperate; cold, cloudy, humid winters; warm summers

b.      Total Agricultural Land Area: 58 070 sq. km.

c.       Land Use:

                                                               i.      Arable land: 47.24%

                                                             ii.      Permanent crops: 1.97%

                                                            iii.      Irrigated land: 1,409 sq km

                                                           iv.      Other: 50.79%

d.      Major Agricultural commodities: Wheat, corn, sunflower seed, potatoes, sugar beets; pigs, cattle, poultry, dairy products

4.     Major Industrial Activities:  

Processed foods, textiles, wine, motor vehicles, rubber and plastic products, and paper and pulp production

  In 1992, Suzuki and Opel began producing automobiles in Hungary

 

5.     Environmental information & data:

 

Environment - current issues:  The upgrading of Hungary's standards in waste management, energy efficiency, and air, soil, and water pollution to meet EU requirements will require large investments

 

6.     Jute Statistics:

  Import quantity of jute and bast fibre by Hungary in 2011 was 8 tonnes only.

 

7.     Any special information which is related to jute:

Top Exports by Hungary in recent year: quantity- Tonnes

Commodities

2011

Maize

3643766

Wheat

1246456

Rape Seed

590149

Barley

522532

Sunflower  seed

397661

Pet food

330975

 

Import quantity of flax fibre and tow by Hungary in recent years

Year

Quantity (tonnes)

2011

1418

2010

1410

2009

59

2008

0

2007

1886

 

Export quantity of flax fibre and tow by Hungary in recent years

Year

Quantity (tonnes)

2011

242

2010

317

2009

0

2008

0

2007

0

 

8.     Associate Members: N/A

 

9.     Flax fibre Traders:

 

1

Hungarian Goose Down LLC
Country: Hungary
Telephone: 36-30-9449599
Business Type: Manufacture

 

2

PANNON-FLAX Gyori Lenszovo Nyrt

Product: Flax Linen fabrics

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 Govt. Department/Ministry may deal with jute:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Address: 1027 Budapest
Bem rakpart 47.
Phone: (36-1) 458-3500
Fax: (36-1) 201-8792
E-mail: mailto:valsag@kum.hu

 

      IJO and IJSG Collaboration:

  Hungary is one of the present member countries of IJSG from EU

 

Sources:

http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/EN.ATM.CO2E.PC

http://en.worldstat.info/Europe/Hungary/Land

http://www.nationsencyclopedia.com/Europe/Hungary-INDUSTRY.html

http://www.chinacsky.com/Flax_Fiber_d7753_p4.htm

http://www.crmz.com/Report/ReportPreview.asp?BusinessId=7848451

http://www.mfa.gov.hu/kum/en/bal

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/sf.html

  http://faostat.fao.org/site/666/default.aspx

 

 

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