Portugal Country DataArea:
total: 92,391 sq km
land: 91,951 sq km
water: 440 sq km
note: includes Azores and Madeira IslandsClimate:
maritime temperate cool and rainy in north, warmer and drier in southTerrain:
mountainous north of the Tagus River, rolling plains in southNatural resources:
fish, forests [cork], iron ore, copper, zinc, tin, tungsten, silver, gold, uranium, marble, clay, gypsum, salt, arable land, hydropowerPopulation:
10,676,910 [July 2008 est.]Age structure:
0-14 years: 16.4% [male 912,995/female 835,715]
15-64 years: 66.2% [male 3,514,905/female 3,555,097]
65 years and over: 17.4% [male 764,443/female 1,093,755] [2008 est.]Nationality:
noun: Portuguese [singular and plural]
adjective: PortugueseEthnic groups:
homogeneous Mediterranean stock citizens of black African descent who immigrated to mainland during decolonization number less than 100,000 since 1990 East Europeans have entered PortugalLanguages:
Portuguese [official], Mirandese [official - but locally used]Capital:
geographic coordinates: 38 43 N, 9 08 W
time difference: UTC 0 [5 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time]
daylight saving time: +1hr, begins last Sunday in March ends last Sunday in OctoberNational holiday:
Portugal Day [Day of Portugal], 10 June  note - also called Camoes Day, the day that revered national poet Luis de Camoes [1524-80] diedGDP - composition by sector:
services: 66.5% [2007 est.]Labor force:
5.62 million [2007 est.]Budget:
revenues: $92.35 billion
expenditures: $98 billion [2007 est.]Agriculture - products:
grain, potatoes, tomatoes, olives, grapes sheep, cattle, goats, swine, poultry, dairy products fishIndustries:
textiles, clothing, footwear, wood and cork, paper, chemicals, auto-parts manufacturing, base metals, diary products, wine and other foods, porcelain and ceramics, glassware, technology, telecommunications ship construction and refurbishment tourismExports:
$51.5 billion f.o.b. [2007 est.]Exports - commodities:
agricultural products, food products, oil products, chemical products, plastics and rubber, skins and leather, wood and cork, wood pulp and paper, textile materials, clothing, footwear, minerals and mineral products, base metals, machinery and tools, vehicles and other transport material, and optical and precisionExports - partners:
Spain 26.5%, Germany 12.9%, France 12%, UK 6.7%, US 6.1% Imports:
$75.3 billion f.o.b. [2007 est.]Imports - commodities:
agricultural products, food products, oil products, chemical products, plastics and rubber, skins and leather, wood and cork, wood pulp and paper, textile materials, clothing, footwear, minerals and mineral products, base metals, machinery and tools, vehicles and other transport material, and optical and precision instruments, computer accessories and parts, semi-conductors and related devices, household goods, passenger cars new and used, and wine productsImports - partners:
Spain 29%, Germany 13.1%, France 8.1%, Italy 5.6%, Netherlands 4.4% Currency (code):
euro [EUR]Exchange rates:
euros per US dollar - 0.7345 , 0.7964 , 0.8041 , 0.8054 , 0.886 Airports:
total: 2,786 km
broad gauge: 2,603 km 1.668-m gauge [1,351 km electrified]
narrow gauge: 183 km 1.000-m gauge Merchant marine:
total: 117 ships [1000 GRT or over] 1,022,783 GRT/1,287,951 DWT
by type: bulk carrier 10, cargo 37, carrier 1, chemical tanker 16, container 6, liquefied gas 9, passenger 10, passenger/cargo 10, petroleum tanker 6, roll on/roll off 1, specialized tanker 1, vehicle carrier 10
foreign-owned: 80 [Belgium 9, Denmark 3, Germany 22, Greece 4, Italy 11, Japan 10, Malta 1, Mexico 1, Netherlands 1, Norway 3, Spain 10, Sweden 2, Switzerland 2, US 1]
registered in other countries: 15 [Cyprus 1, Hong Kong 1, Malta 3, Panama 9, St Vincent and The Grenadines 1] Ports and terminals:
Leixoes, Lisbon, Setubal, Sines
Trade Leads of companies wanting to do business with Portugal
Looking For Agents In Brasil For Furniture , Contemporary , Reproductions And Antique. - Acfchina ( China ) - Wanted International Agents and Distributors - Fri 21 Mar, 2008 4:55 am - please visit websites www millstonetrading com and www antique chinese furniture com
if you are interested please contact us through email freder...
Targeted Countries: Brazil Portugal
Sterling Silver Carved Buddha Meditation Amulet Pendant From Tibet - Qh0971 ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Thu 27 Mar, 2008 3:38 pm - product description
# light weight sterling silver with all the details like eys nose mouth ears hair etc are all very clear
# all handmade...
Targeted Countries: Portugal Denmark France
Sell Air Filters-minipleat Filters - Sincerehope ( China ) - Wanted International Agents and Distributors - Fri 25 Apr, 2008 2:09 am - as the china professional supplier our organization specializes in offering air filters hardware etc amp #65288 www sincerehope com amp #65289
Targeted Countries: Finland Mexico Portugal
Modern Furniture - Pearlartexports ( India ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Sat 03 May, 2008 4:30 am - pearl art exports is a manufacturer and exporter of hard wood furniture components and other wood related items in india our main factories are ba...
Targeted Countries: UK Portugal
Tibetan Charm Om Symbol - Qh0971 ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Fri 16 May, 2008 4:04 pm - all pendant are made in tibet by handcraft
material tibetan silver
made in tibet...
Targeted Countries: USA France Portugal
Refrigerated Cake Display Case And Hot Dry Bakery Showcase - Sddragon ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Mon 26 May, 2008 8:24 am - we supply bakery display cases of refrigerated bakery display case cake refrigerator showcase and hot amp amp dry bakery showcase we have refri...
Targeted Countries: Spain Portugal Italy
Taper Roller Bearing , Non-standard Bearings And Revolving Supporting Bearing, - Zwdbearing ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Thu 03 Jul, 2008 12:38 am - our factory makes deep grove ball bearing self aligning ball bearing cylindrical roller bearing self aligning roller bearing angular contact ba...
Targeted Countries: Portugal
Sell Air Filters-pleated Panel Filters - Sincerehope ( China ) - Wanted International Agents and Distributors - Fri 04 Jul, 2008 12:20 am - primary efficiency washable panel filter
as an initial efficient filter the washable panel filter features light panel structure com...
Targeted Countries: Ireland Portugal USA
Sell Plastic Frame For Rigid Pocket Filters - Sincerehope ( China ) - Wanted International Agents and Distributors - Thu 24 Jul, 2008 12:30 am - v shape plastic casing
offer many specifications of frame for v shape filters
Targeted Countries: Brazil Portugal Finland
White T-shirt With 100% Cotton - Tradexsarl ( Cameroon ) - Wanted International Suppliers and Manufacturers - Thu 24 Jul, 2008 9:44 am - dear sir
we tradex sarl is one of the leading importers within her country and her sub regions tradex sarl was created born on jan 07 1...
Targeted Countries: Malaysia Philippines Portugal
Automatic Parallel Paper Tube Machine - Pxhymachine ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Sun 27 Jul, 2008 4:28 am - technology features
1 raising roll paper pattern electrical machine automatically raises paper
2 directly make the roll paper into the long pa...
Targeted Countries: India Portugal Russia
Wooden Sculpture Prayer Wheels - Qh0971 ( China ) - Offers to Sell and Export - Sun 03 Aug, 2008 1:16 pm - entirety elaborated handcraft
material pure copper wooden
made in nepal
tibetan prayer wheels called mani wheels by the tibetans are d...
Targeted Countries: USA France Portugal