Country Profile


Bulgaria is one of the newer members of the European Union, still with its own currency the Lev.

It is well known for being a cost-effective destination for outsourced labour, sandwiched at the crossroads between Western Europe, Russia and Turkey.

UK Imports from Bulgaria

Total Value:

£449 million / 0.09% of all UK Imports

Top 5 Imports are:

  1. Non-ferrous Metals
  2. Toilet & Cleansing Preparations
  3. Pharmaceuticals
  4. Mineral Manufactures
  5. Office Machinery

UK Exports to Bulgaria

Total Value:

£270 million / 0.08% of all UK Exports

Top 5 Exports are:

  1. Specialised Machinery
  2. Beverages
  3. Cars
  4. Scientific Instruments
  5. General Industrial Machinery

Key Facts about
🇧🇬 Bulgaria:

Local UK Business Group:

British Bulgarian Business Association

23 Mizia Str, Floor 1, Sofia 1124

 +359 24952227

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