GUS: Trade surplus drops in H1

In the first six months of 2017, Poland had PLN 4.21 billion in trade surplus, down from PLN 12.83 billion last year. Exports amounted to PLN 426.33 billion, up by 7.3 percent, while imports stood at PLN 422.11 billion, up by 9.8 percent y/y, data from Poland’s Central Statistical Office showe...

Ministry of development revises foreign trade forecasts

According to the ministry of development latest forecast, Polish exports will increase this year to € 198.7 billion, while imports will rise to € 197.2 billion. This is a step up from last month’s forecast when the exports stood at €197.4 billion, and imports at €195 billion.

GUS: foreign trade on the rise in Q1

In the first quarter of 2017, Poland increased its exports by 8.9 percent, while imports grew by 12 percent y/y, according to the Central Statistical Office (GUS). Exports amounted to PLN 212.15 billion, while imports totaled PLN 210.57 billion. Trade surplus amounted to PLN 1.58 billion.

GUS: Trade turnover at PLN 151 mln at end-February

In the first two months of 2017, Polish exports amounted to PLN 132.18 billion, while imports amounted to PLN 132.03 billion. Trade turnover reached PLN 151.6 million. In comparison to the corresponding period of the 2016, exports increased by 4.8 percent and imports by 8.6 percent, data from Poland...

Poland revises foreign trade forecasts

The Ministry of Development has released updated foreign trade forecasts for 2017. According to it, exports will reach €192.8 billion (€183.6 billion in 2016) compared to €190.4 billion forecasted last month. Imports projections have also been increased to €190.5 billion, compared to €183.6 billion ...

Locked content GUS: Exports up 5.6%; imports up 3% y/y in H1

In January-July 2016, Polish exports inched up by 5.6 percent year-on-year, whereas imports were 3 percent higher than in the corresponding period of last year, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported. Polish exports were worth PLN 455,339.5 million, versus the imports totaled PLN 436,501.5 mi...

Locked content Development Ministry downgrades export and import forecasts

Analysts from the Development Ministry have reviewed the export forecast, lowering it from 7 percent to 3 percent in 2016. Additionally, they have downgraded the import forecast from 5 percent to 2 percent. The ministry expects that trade balance will be positive and will stand at around €4 billion....

Locked content GUS: Trade surplus over PLN 18.2 bln in H1

In H1 2016, the foreign trade surplus reached € 4.2 billion (PLN 18.2 billion), whereas in the same period in 2015 the figure equaled € 2.2 billion (PLN 9.4 billion), the Central Statistical Office (GUS) informed in a statement. The value of Polish exports amounted to PLN 392.9 billion, while the va...