Next tie 2017
Portugal will compete in Europe/Africa Zone Group I in 2017 for a sixth consecutive year.
Last round 3-6 February 2016
Portugal finished in joint-7th place in Eilat after losing 2-0 to Croatia in the positional play-offs.
Portugal has never progressed further than Europe/Africa Zone Group I. Their best performance came in 1998 with a second place finish in their round-robin pool, a result which was matched in 2012, 2014 and 2016.