Estonia Business, Taxation and Offshore Information
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 population is around 1.3m. The official language is Estonian.
The President is usually elected for a five-year term, although a second term is permitted. Since October 2006, the role has been occupied by Toomas Ilves.
Estonia's five major cargo ports – and Tallinn especially – are key players in trade in the Baltic Sea region, and in trade between Russia and Western Europe. Business sectors in Estonia include engineering, electronics, wood products, textiles, information technology and telecommunications. More »