European Union Immigration: Spain
The mainland of Spain is dominated by mountain ranges such as the Pyrenees and the Sierra Nevada, on the Iberian Peninsula. Spain is bordered by France and Andorra in the north, and Portugal to the west. Spain’s territory reaches out to the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea, the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean, as well as Ceuta and Melilla in North Africa. Spain’s economy’s most important areas in 2012 were wholesale and retail trade, transport, accommodation and food services (25.3 %), public administration, defence, education, human health and social work activities (18.1 %), and industry (17.4 %). Export and import partners of Spain are France, Germany and Italy.