Corruption as low as in the United States

E-Government services as good as in Switzerland

State finances as stable as in Germany

International trade as efficient as in Hongkong

Corporate income tax as low as in Panama

0% corporate income tax on retained and reinvested profits

Maritime Transport

Maritime transport and harbours - Estonia's competitive advantages

  • The largest port of Baltic Sea is located in Estonia, taking into account both goods and passenger traffic
  • The deepest Baltic Sea harbours are in Estonia, able to receive also large ocean going vessels
  • Estonian harbours are ice free and easily navigable all year round
  • The water level in Estonia remains constant, there are no tides
  • Europe's East most harbour is in Estonia, located only 25 km from the border between European Union and Russia
  • Estonian waters are easily navigable
  • Vessels have easy and safe access to Estonian harbours
  • Europe's most efficient terminals are situated at the Estonian harbours, so the reloading of goods is performed faster than in other European harbours
  • Estonian ports apply the European Union safety rules and regulations
  • Estonian harbours are unique in Europe in the sense that there is still plenty of land available for the construction of new terminals
  • Estonian harbours have the most modern infrastructure and technology in Europe
  • In Estonia, free economic zones are located directly at the harbours