Locked content Exports of agri-food commodities will increase by 4.3% in 2018

Export of agri-food products in 2018 will increase by 4.3 percent up to €29 billion, and the surplus in trade in such goods will increase to €9.4 billion from €8.5 billion in the previous year, analysts from the Institute of Agricultural Economics and Food Economy (IERiGŻ) have revealed in a report....

Locked content Poles consumed less fish in 2017

Preliminary data shows the consumption of fish and seafood in 2017 amounted to 12.52 kilograms per capita and was 4.5 percent smaller than in the previous year, according to the results of the analysis of the Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics (IERiGŻ). The decrease in consumption concerne...

Locked content Beer and wine production to drop in 2017 – report

Beer production in Poland will fall by 2.2 percent this year and will amount to 40.5 million hectoliters – according to the Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics (IERiGŻ) report. The Institute forecasts that foreign trade deficit of alcoholic products will reach €327 million. “Bas...

Food exports to grow by 8% this year – IERiGŻ

According to the experts from the Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics (IERiGŻ), food exports will grow by 8 percent this year and reach €26.3 billion. In the same period, imports will grow by 5.9 percent to €18.3 billion, meaning that the trade surplus will reach €8 billion, compared to €7 ...

Locked content Food prices to increase lower than expected this year – IERiGŻ

Food prices growth this year might be lower than previously expected, economists from the Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics (IERiGŻ) said. “After the decline in March, retail prices for food in April have not changed, indicating that the rise in retail prices for food in 2017 will not be ...

Locked content Retail food sales to stay steady in coming months: IERIGŻ

The current pace of retail food sales is likely to remain steady in the coming months, according to experts of the Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics (IERiGŻ). In January-August, compared to the same period in 2015, retail sales of food, beverages and tobacco products rose 4.8 percent, whi...

Food exports rise, but imports even more

The value of Polish food exports reached €11.6 billion in the first half of 2016, up 1.1 percent from a year ago. Imports, however, rose by 4.6 percent, reaching €8.1 billion. For the first time in many years, imports grew at a brisker pace than exports, said Andrzej Kowalski, head of the Institute ...