Vacancies grew in Q3 – GUS

There were 157.2k vacancies in Poland at end-Q3, which is a 19.8 percent y/y growth, the Polish Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported.

Locked content Retail sales in Poland up by 4.8% y/y in October

Seasonal adjusted retail sales in Poland increased by 4.8 percent y/y in October 2018, the EU statistical office Eurostat has reported. In monthly terms, retail sales in Poland increased by 0.2 percent. In the whole European Union, retail sales fell by 0.1 percent on a monthly basis, while in annual...

Locked content GDP growth seen at about 5% in 2018 – analysts

Analysts expect GDP growth in 2018 at about 5 percent despite the expected slowdown in Q4. Domestic consumption remains the main driver of the Polish economy, and a clear investment recovery was recorded in Q3, analysts said. On Friday Poland Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported that seasonally...

Locked content Domestic expenditure on R&D increased by 14.7% y/y in 2017

The total value of internal expenditure on research and development (R&D) in 2017 was PLN 20.578 billion, up by 14.7 percent on the previous year, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) has reported. The average value of internal expenditure on R&D per capita was PLN 536. The number of entitie...

Locked content Retail sales up 7.8% y/y in October

In October retail sales in Poland grew by 7.8 percent y/y following a 6.6 percent increase in September, Poland’s Central Statistical Office (GUS reported). “The data confirms the good conjuncture in retail trade, supported by the situation on the labor market and favorable moods of hous...

Locked content Industrial production growth seen above 4% in November

The industrial production growth in November is expected to exceed 4 percent, and construction output growth is seen below 20 percent, Ministry of Enterprise and Technology analysts commented on Tuesday to the data from Poland’s Central Statistical Office (GUS). According to the preliminary GU...

Wages and employment grow in October– GUS

According to data released by the Polish Central Statistical Office (GUS), the average employment in companies in October grew by 3.2 percent year-on-year, while the wages grew by 7.6 percent y/y. In month-to-month terms, employment remained unchanged, while salaries increased by 3.1 percent. The av...