Estonia: Country and Foreign Investment
Estonia is located in Eastern Europe, and has a land area of 45,000 sq km. The country borders the Baltic Sea and the Gulf of Finland, between Latvia to the south and Russia to the east.
The terrain is mainly flat, with a tendency to flooding, and the climate is relatively mild, with wet winters and cool summers. Natural resources include oil shale, peat, phosphorite, clay, limestone, sand, dolomite, arable land and curative sea mud.
The capital of Estonia is Tallinn, which is also the largest of five cargo ports; the other cargo ports are Pärnu, Kunda, Sillamäe, and Paldiski. There are numerous smaller ports and harbours.