EU and Iceland liberalize trade in food products

Three EU-Iceland economic agreements, signed in September 2015, entered into force on Tuesday. They provide the Union with greater access to the Icelandic market for agricultural and food products and the protection of EU regional products in the country.

Foreign trade surplus reached PLN 2.1 bln in 2017 – GUS

In 2017, Polish exports turnover amounted to PLN 870.1 billion, while imports amounted to PLN 868 billion. Trade surplus reached PLN 2.1 billion down from PLN 17 billion last year. In comparison with 2016, exports increased by 8.3 percent and imports by 10.4 percent, data from Poland’s Central...

Poland resumes apple juice imports from China

Poland has once again started importing condensed apple juice from China, according to daily Puls Biznesu. Apple shortage in Poland and in the EU has led to an increase in apple imports from China: between July and September 2017 EU imported 9.6 tonnes of condensed apple juice, nearly three times as...

Locked content Poland and Turkey could double bilateral trade – Duda and Erdoga...

Poland and Turkey could double their bilateral trade to a level of €10 billion a year, said Presidents of the two countries, Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Andrzej Duda, at a Polish-Turkish business forum in Warsaw. Duda stated that the bilateral trade between the two countries has been growing for years ...

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...