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General info about Greece



Hellenic Republic

Ellinikí Dimokratía  (Greek)


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Motto: «Ελευθερία ή Θάνατος»
Elefthería í Thánatos
"Freedom or Death"


Anthem: «Ύμνος εις την Ελευθερίαν»
Ýmnos eis tin Eleftherían
"Hymn to Liberty"

Location of  Greece  (dark green)

– in Europe  (green & dark grey)
– in the European Union  (green)  –  [Legend]


Capital and largest city: Athens 37°58′N 23°43′E

Official language and national language: Greek

Religion: Eastern Orthodoxy

Demonym: Greek

Government: Unitary parliamentary republic

President: Katerina Sakellaropoulou 

Prime Minister: Kyriakos Mitsotakis 


Legislature: Hellenic Parliament


Independence declared from the Ottoman Empire:  25 March 1821(traditional starting date of the Greek War of Independence), 15 January 1822(official declaration)

Recognised:  3 February 1830

Current constitution: 11 June 1975



Total: 131,957 km2(50,949 sq mi)[1](95th)

Water (%): 0.8669



2017 estimate: 10,768,477

2011 census: 10,816,286[2] (80th)

Density:  82[3]/km2(212.4/sq mi) (125th)


GDP (PPP): 2018 estimate

Total: $311.65 billion[4](57th)

Per capita: $29,060[5] (47th)

GDP (nominal): 2018 estimate

Total: $226.77 billion[6](52nd)

Per capita: $21,140[7] (38th)

Gini (2017): Positive decrease 33.4[8] medium · 60th

HDI (2017): Increase 0.870[9] very high · 31st

Currency: EUR






Our Mission

We promote and facilitate Greek-Israeli economic, commercial and investment relations through various events such as:

1. Commercial missions.
2. Meetings and seminars.
3. Business meals and dinners.
4. Social events.
5. Participation in sector exhibitions.
6. We respond to your requests.

We accept many inquiries from Greece and Israel to which we respond by proposing companies, products and services. This includes lists of Greek and Israeli exporters, suppliers, dealers, manufacturers and distributors.

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  • Address:
    7 Ethnikis Antistaseos Street,
    Chalandri 15232, Athens
  • Phone:
    +30 210 67 45 619
  • Mobile:
    +30 698 66 38 846

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