High plateaux and mountain ranges such as the Pyrenees and the Sierra Nevada dominate much of mainland Spain, which is on the Iberian Peninsula. To the north, the country is bordered by France and Andorra, and to the west by Portugal. Spain also includes the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea, the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean, and two autonomous exclaves in North Africa: Ceuta and Melilla. The most important sectors of Spain’s economy in 2012 were wholesale and retail trade, transport, accommodation and food services (25.3 %), public administration, defence, education, human health and social work activities (18.1 %), and industry (17.4 %).
Geographical size: 505 990.7 km2
Population: 46 818 219 (2012)
Population as % of total EU population: 9.3 % (2012)
GDP: € 1.029 trillion (2012)
Official EU language(s): Spanish
Political system: parliamentary constitutional monarchy
EU member country since: 1 January 1986
Seats in the European Parliament: 54
Currency: Eurozone member since 1 January 1999
A world of opportunity:
We are currently seeking expressions of interest from International distributors for a range of Satsafe® branded safety and security applications including geobloc.
If you are interested in acquiring the Satsafe® Master License as a business opportunity in Spain, please contact us outlining your experience.