European Union Immigration: Malta
Malta is one of the world’s smallest and most crowded countries in terms of population. It is comprised of five islands in the Central Mediterranean Sea. It lies south of the Italian island of Sicily, east of Tunisia, and north of Libya. Main important areas of Malta’s economy, as of 2012, were wholesale and retail trade, transport, accommodation and food services (21.1 %), public administration, defence, education, human health and social work activities (19.4 %) and industry (13.0 %). Germany, Hong Kong and France stands as main export partners of Malta. Their import partners are Italy, the UK and France.