Investment Haven

Portugal – 2.1% GDP growth in 2018 vs 1.4 Europe

EY Attractiveness Survey Portugal, June 2019 


#63 Starting a Business

Score of 90.9

World Bank


Portugal is the biggest cork producer in the World

737,000 hectares of producing forest, 50% of total production in the World.


Porto and North – 11.4% average yearly growth rate of FDI

EY Attractiveness Porto e Norte, 2019


Best Country of the World in International Commerce

Doing Business 2020, World Bank 


Stable Place to do Business

29th out of 190 in the World Bank’s Doing Business ranking

World Bank 


Best Countries for Business 2019

Portugal is placed in 25th

EY Attractiveness Survey Portugal 2019 


Top 10 wine exporters in the world

3 million hectolitres exported in 2018 


8th position among the world’s largest mould exporters

Mostly in moulds for plastics, meaning 672 M€ and 3.95% of World quota.

Portugal Global


EU funding programmes

Grants and incentives from European Union Funding Programmes to help your business grow or get started in Portugal. Eligible: Technology and Innovation, Blue Economy, R&D, Urban Renewal, Agriculture.


€341 billion Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)

Informa D&B, 2018


Best Country of the World in International Commerce

Doing Business 2020, World Bank


Porto – Best Start-up Friendly City of Europe

World Excellence Awards 2018


Porto – 1st region in Portugal with the most FDI – jobs created

EY Attractiveness Porto e Norte, 2019 


29th in e-Government Development Index

e-Government Survey 2018, United Nations 

Investment Haven

Golden Visa

Technology And Infrastructure

Education And Human Resources

Who we are


Tourism of excellence