In the last decade, Hungary has radically transformed from a sluggish economy into a record breaker for investments and exports. It has also turned into a major manufacturing center in the European Union, producing, engineering and exporting top-quality, innovative and increasingly complex products and services. How has the small nation of only 10 million achieved such a rapid turnaround?

9 %

corporate tax rate, lowest in the EU


billion FDIs generated in 2022, an record high

3.6 %

unemployment rate


industrial parks

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