Locked content GDP growth at 4% in 2018 – EBRD

Poland’s economic growth will increase to 4 percent in 2018 and then slow down to 3.3 percent in 2019, according to the latest forecast by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). Compared to the estimates published in November 2017, this year’s GDP growth was increased by 0.6 pe...

Locked content EC increases Poland’s 2018 GDP growth forecast to 4.3%

The European Commission once again increased Poland’s 2018 GDP growth forecast to 4.3 percent from its previous estimate of 3.8 percent issued in November 2017. For 2019, forecasts were also revised upwards, to 3.7 percent, from 3.4 percent earlier. Inflation in 2018 should come in at 1.3 percent an...

Locked content GDP to grow 4.5% in 2018 – S&P

Ratings agency S&P Global Ratings increased its forecast for Poland’s GDP growth for 2018 to 4.5 percent, up from 3.8 percent in its January forecast. S&P also decreased the expected public debt level to 49.5 percent of GDP from 51.8 percent and maintained the budget deficit forecast at 2 pe...

Fitch increases Poland’s GDP growth forecast to 4.4% in 2017

GDP growth will come in at 4.4 percent in 2017, then slow down to 3.6 percent in 2018 and to 3.2 percent in 2019, according to the latest projections by the Fitch ratings agency. Fitch increased GDP growth projections by 0.4 pp for 2017 and for 2018, and maintained its projection for 2019, compared ...

GDP growth at 4.3% y/y in Q3 – IPAG

GDP growth stood at 4.3 percent y/y in Q3, and will reach 4.1 percent y/y for the entire year 2017, according to the estimations presented by the Institute for Economic Forecasts and Analysis (IPAG). In 2018 GDP will grow at an estimated level of 3.9 percent y/y, the institute stated.

Revised 2016 GDP growth at 2.9% – GUS

GDP increased by 2.9 percent in 2016 in real terms, according to statistics office GUS’ revised calculation. In April of the year, GUS posted a flash estimate of GDP growth at 2.7 percent. Net exports had a stronger positive impact on GDP growth (+0.7 pp against the earlier estimate of 0.3 pp), whil...

GDP to grow 4.0% in 2017, could slow down after that – World Bank

The World Bank has increased its GDP forecasts for Poland to 4.0 percent in 2017, 3.6 percent in 2018 and 3.4 percent in 2019. Earlier estimates stood at 3.3 percent this year and 3.2 percent in 2018 and 2019. “In 2017, Poland’s economic growth will accelerate to 4.0 percent from 2.7 percent recorde...

Locked content GDP could grow by 4% in 2017 – FinMin

GDP growth could reach as much as 4.0 percent this year, according to Development and Finance Minister Mateusz Morawiecki. He said that the figure is becoming increasingly probable given the increasing investment. “Our official forecast in 3.6 percent, perhaps 3.8 percent. We are conservative. But t...

Locked content Morawiecki: GDP growth will fluctuate around 3% this year 

Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Development and Finance Mateusz Morawiecki said today that economic growth this year will fluctuate at around 3 percent. According to the minister, data on exports has been inflated by as much as PLN 30 billion per year in recent years and therefore he has recomme...

Q3 growth at 2.5 percent – GUS

Poland’s Central Statistical Office reported on Wednesday that Q3 gross domestic product grew by 2.5 percent, y/y, consistent with its forecast two weeks earlier. “In relation to the previous estimates [of November 15], measured growth for the third quarter has not changed,” the statement from...