Official name
Republic of Ecuador
Form of government
Republic
Capital
Quito
Head of State
Guillermo Alberto Santiago Lasso Mendoza
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Manuel Mauricio Montalvo Samaniego
Date of establishment of bilateral relations
1956

Political relations

The bilateral relations between the two countries are friendly and with no open issues. There is mutual interest for improving political dialogue, as well as developing cooperation in areas of mutual interest.

 

Economic relations

Trade in goods during 2020 amounted to 33.4 million euros, with export amounting to 733,000 euros, while imports amounted to 32.6 million euros. During 2019 exports amounted to 1.24 million euros, while imports amounted to 24.33 million euros.

 

Bilateral agreements

  • Declaration on the establishment of diplomatic and trade relations between the FPRY and the Republic of Ecuador, signed on 10 January 1956 (The Official Gazette, No. 2/1957 - Addendum; Collection of Agreements 65/1957);
  • Trade Agreement between the Government of SFRY and the Government of the Republic of Ecuador, signed on 5 July 1978 (International Agreements, No. 4/1980);
  • Agreement on cultural, scientific and technical cooperation between the FEC of the Assembly of SFRY and Government of the Republic of Ecuador, signed on 11 November 1980 (The Official Gazette of SFRY, No. 7/89 – International Agreements).

 

Contact information

Contact of the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Brazil, covering the Republic of Ecuador on a non-residential basis: http://www.brasilia.mfa.gov.rs

Contact of the Embassy of the Republic of Ecuador in Hungary, covering the Republic of Serbia on a non-residential basis: https://hungria.embajada.gob.ec/

Department for North and South America of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia: Tel. +381 11 3068762 e-mail: oam@mfa.rs