Number of Poles using fitness clubs increases to 2.91 mln

The number of people using fitness clubs in Poland increased to 2.91 million at the end 2017 from 2.84 million at the end of 2016, according to the report “The European Health & Fitness Market 2018,” prepared by Deloitte in cooperation with the EuropeActive organization.

48% of online shoppers still pay in cash

Some 48 percent of people making e-purchases in Poland choose cash payment on delivery, according to a study conducted for Krajowa Izba Rozliczeniowa (KIR) and the Polish Bank Association (ZBP).

PKO BP lending increases to PLN 221 bln in Q2

Net loans and advances granted to PKO Bank Polski clients amounted to PLN 221.3 billion at the end of the second quarter of 2018 – an increase of 3.4 percent y/y – the institution said. The share of impaired loans (NPL) fell by 0.5 percentage points y/y to 5.2 percent in the second quarter.

Prices of agricultural products up by 1.5% in July

Purchase prices of basic agricultural products, i.e. wheat, rye, beef, pork, poultry and milk increase by 1.5 percent in July 2018, compared to June. But in comparison with the corresponding period of the previous year, they fell by 3.3 percent, the national statistics office (GUS) said on Tuesday.