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(last updated: 06.11.2017)

The Sultanate of Oman recognized the Republic of Estonia on 22 September 1991. Diplomatic relations were established on 23 September 1992.

In January 2012, Mr. Lauri Bambus, Estonian first Ambassador to the Sultanate of Oman presented the credential letter to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said. The ambassador resides in Tallinn.

The Omani Ambassador in Estonia Mr. Abdul Aziz Abdullah Zahir Al-Hinai presented his credentials in August 2012. The ambassador resides in London.



October 2015 - Taavi Rõivas, the Estonian Prime Minister's visit to Oman with a business delegation

August 2014 - Dr. Ali bin Masoud Al Sunaidy, Oman's Trade and Industry Minister's visit to Estonia

May 2012 – Mr. Juhan Parts, Estonian Minister of Economic Affairs and Communication visit to the Sultanate of Oman

June 2011 – H.E. Mr. Badr bin Hamad bin Hamood Albusiaidi, Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Oman official visit to Tallinn, Estonia

April 2009 – Mr. Urmas Paet, Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs visit to Muscat, Oman

Bilateral agreements

  • Memorandum of Understanding between The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communication of the Republic of Estonia and The Information Technology Authority of the Sultanate of Oman in the field of information and communication technology. Signed on April 30, 2012 in Muscat.
  • Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Estonia and the Sultanate of Oman's Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding political consultations. Entered into force on May 21, 2014.

Economic Relations

In 2016, Oman ranked in 100th place among Estonian's trade partners.

The main articles of export in 2015 were electrical machinery and equipment, machines and mechanical equipment and paper and cardboard. The main articles of import were textile products, land transport equipment, and electrical machinery and equipment.

Estonian-Oman trade (in thousands EUR):

  Export Import
2010 625.8 48.6
2011 423.4 5 262.4
2012 942.6 2 728.4
2013 1 800.3 273.3
2014 1809.1 0.7
2015 1105.1 42.8
2016 700.0 200.0

Source: Statistical Office of Estonia

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