Locked content GUS reports, industrial sales up in Q1

The Central Statistics Office reported that industrial turnover increased by 2.7 percent in Q1. This is a marked improvement compared to last year when industrial turnover fell by 4.3 percent in the first quarter. Export turnover for Q1 2014 also rose by 5.3 percent, while declining in Q1 2013 by 0....

Locked content Budget deficit at PLN 42.5 billion

Poland’s budget deficit amounted to about PLN 42.5 billion at the end of last year, less than was assumed in the amended budget law, Deputy Finance Minister Hanna Majszczyk told reporters on Wednesday. Budget revenues came in at PLN 3 billion higher that was planned, Majszczyk said, while expenditur...

Locked content Eurostat: Poland’s retail trade up in December

The volume of retail trade in Poland grew by 6.7 percent year-on-year, the EU’s statistics office Eurostat said in a data release on Wednesday. Trade  declined by 0.4 percent from November to December. Throughout the EU, retail trade grew by 0.1 percent y/y and declined by 0.8 percent m/m in Decembe...