Eurostat: Retail sales up by 5.5% in June

The volume of seasonally adjusted retail trade in Poland grew by 5.5 percent year-on-year in June, according to a data release from the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, it increased by 0.7 percent.

Unemployment at 5.9% in July– Labor ministry

The registered unemployment rate amounted to 5.9 percent in July, unchanged compared to June, and 1.1 percentage points lower y/y, based on estimates from job centers, the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Policy announced.

Locked content Euro-zone PPI up by 3.6% in June y/y – Eurostat

Industrial producer prices (PPI) in the Euro-zone rose by 0.4 percent month-on-month in June, and by 3.6 percent in comparison to the previous year, according to data published by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat on Thursday. Throughout the EU, industrial producer prices increased by 4.4 percent ...

Locked content More than 5 mln sqm office area by end of 2018 – CBRE

Office area in the cities may exceed 5 million sqm by the end of 2018 versus 4.6 million sqm at the end of H1, CBRE reported. The office area can grow by 12 percent y/y in 2018, it stated. Dynamic development of the regional office market is expected at least until the end of 2020.  In the… ...

Locked content Exports up 7.8% y/y in June – KIG

Exports from Poland increased by 7.8 percent y/y and by 3.6 percent m/m, chief economist of the National Commerce Chamber (KIG) Piotr Soroczyński stated in a report. In June exports stood at an estimated €17.873 billion. He added that the value of exports in July may turn out lower than that recorde...

Locked content Eurostat: Unemployment in Poland down to 3.7% in June

Seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate in June, stood at 3.7 percent in June, compared to 3.8 percent in May, according to Eurostat methodology. The number of unemployed persons was 635,000. In the eurozone, unemployment came in at 8.3 percent in June, unchanged from May, compared to 9 percent a year...

Locked content CPI inflation at 2% y/y in July – GUS flash estimate

Prices of consumer goods and services increased in July 2018 by 2 percent year-on-year and decreased by 0.1 percent compared to June levels, statistics office GUS informed in a flash estimate. In June, the readings were also +2.0 percent y/y and -0.1 percent m/m. In July, prices for foods and non-al...

BIEC: Economic sentiment drops in July

The leading indicator of economic sentiment (WWK) in Poland estimated by the Bureau for Investments and Economic Cycles (BIEC) decreased by 0.3 points and stood at 167.3 points in July.