Denmark–Slovakia relations

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Danish-Slovak relations
Map indicating locations of Denmark and Slovakia



Denmark – Slovakia relations refers to the current and historical relations between Denmark and Slovakia. Denmark has an embassy in Bratislava.[1] Slovakia has an embassy in Copenhagen.[2] The relations between Denmark and Slovakia are described as good and friendly.[3] Denmark has a trade office in Slovakia.[4] Both countries are full members of the European Union and NATO. On 4 September 2002, a Memorandum Of Understanding between the two countries, were signed.[5]


Trade are below average,[6] than the other Visegrád Group countries.[2][7] To develop the economic relations, a Commercial and Economic office was created in 1994.[2] In 1994, an environmental protection agreement was signed.[8] ECCO opened a production facility in 1998, in Slovakia.[9] Falck operated from 2006 in Slovakia, and opened 37 new fire stations.[10] Oxymat, has a headquarters in Slovakia.[11]

State visits[edit]

Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen visited Slovakia in 2002, for a meeting with Slovak President Rudolf Schuster.[12]


10.000 Danes visited Slovakia in 2008.[13]


  1. ^ "Danish embassy in Bratislava, Slovakia". The Danish Ministry of Economic and Business Affairs. Archived from the original on 19 July 2011. Retrieved 6 February 2011.
  2. ^ a b c "Slovak embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark". Slovak embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark. Archived from the original on 28 December 2010. Retrieved 6 February 2011.
  3. ^ Committee of the National Council of the Slovak Republic for European Integration
  4. ^ Trade Office Danish embassy in Bratislava, Slovakia
  5. ^ "Memorandum Of Understanding Between Denmark And The Slovak Republic About Implementation Of An Agreement In The Field Of Reduction Of Greenhouse Gases Emission Based On Articles 6 And 17 Of Kyoto Protocol". International Environmental Agreements (IEA) Database Project. Retrieved 6 February 2011.
  6. ^ Business between Denmark and Slovakia
  7. ^ Trade Perspectives
  8. ^ Agreement on cooperation in the field of environmental protection
  9. ^ The Danish Ministry of Economic and Business Affairs
  10. ^ "Falck is going to operate more ambulances in Slovakia" (PDF). Falck. 4 May 2006. Retrieved 6 February 2011.
  11. ^ "Bringing oxygen & nitrogen generator systems to your business". Oxymat. Retrieved 6 February 2011.
  12. ^ "Fogh in Slovakia". Politiken. Retrieved 6 February 2011.
  13. ^ "Danish tourists in Slovakia". Danish embassy in Bratislava, Slovakia. Retrieved 6 February 2011.

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