Exporting guide to Malta


Malta is an island located off the south coast of Italy. It has weathered the economic crises of the last few years well, leaving it with a strong and vibrant economy.

Growing UK export market

Malta has shown a significant and growing demand for UK goods and services, which UK businesses looking to export could benefit from.

View of a Maltese port

Malta: at a glance



Business language

English, Maltese

You may need a translator

Time zone

GMT +1

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Check for trade barriers

Trade barriers, such as tariffs or taxes, can raise costs, cause delays, or even stop you from exporting. Check for any issues that may impact your business when exporting.

See current trade barriers

Check duties and customs

Find information on how to export goods from the UK. View the duties, rules, restrictions, and the documents you need for your products.

See current duties and customs procedures

Next steps

DIT can advise you on doing business abroad, and help put you in touch with other people who can help such as lawyers and distributors.