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WorldView - Europe

Spain

US Dept of State - Spain

"Spain's accession to the European Community - now European Union (EU) - in January 1986 required the country to open its economy to trade and investment, modernize its industrial base, improve infrastructure, and revise economic legislation to conform to EU guidelines." more...

Global Edge

"Spain's accession to the European Community - now European Union (EU) - in January 1986 required the country to open its economy to trade and investment, modernize its industrial base, improve infrastructure, and revise economic legislation to conform to EU guidelines." more...

CIA World Factbook

"Spain's mixed capitalist economy is the 12th largest in the world, and its per capita income roughly matches that of Germany and France. However, after almost 15 years of above average GDP growth, the Spanish economy began to slow in late 2007 and entered into a recession in the second quarter of 2008." more...

InfoPlease

"Spain occupies 85% of the Iberian Peninsula, which it shares with Portugal, in southwest Europe. Africa is less than 10 mi (16 km) south at the Strait of Gibraltar." more...

International Monetary Fund

"The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 14, 2010. Listed below are items related to Spain." more...