Locked content GDP growth in Q2 should be similar to Q1 – Kwieciński

Poland’s Central Statistics Office (GUS) data for construction and industrial production indicate that Q2 GDP growth may be comparable to Q1, Minister of Investment and Development Jerzy Kwieciński estimated. In Q1 GDP growth stood at 5.2 percent y/y. Kwieciński added that positive trend shoul...

Locked content Inflation in Q2 is seen at 1.7% y/y

In Q2 2018 the inflation may amount to 1.7 percent on the annual basis, the Ministry of Finance estimated. The risk for economic growth may come from the situation at the main export markets for Poland, which have recorded a slowdown of economic activity in Q1. A higher inflation in Q2 compared to Q...

GUS: Q4 GDP growth at 5.1%

Poland’s GDP grew by 5.1 percent y/y in the Q4 compared with a 4.9 percent increase in Q3, Central Statistics Office GUS said confirming the previous flash estimate.

GDP grows by 4.6% in 2017 – GUS flash estimate

According to preliminary data from the Central Statistics Office, Poland’s GDP grew by 4.6 percent in 2017, the fastest since 2011. The growth was driven by domestic demand and higher economic activity in the region and the European Union, Poland’s main trade partners.

GDP per capita at 68% of EU average in Poland – Eurostat

According to Eurostat data, GDP per capita expressed in Purchasing Power Standards (PPS) in Poland amounted to 68 percent of the EU average in 2016, unchanged compared with 2015. The lowest pps in the bloc was in Bulgaria (49 percent) followed by Romania (58 percent), while the highest was in Luxemb...