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...

Locked content DevMin: Exports to grow by 7%, imports by 5%

The value of Polish exports will grow by seven percent to €191.2 billion and imports are expected to increase by five percent to €183.3 billion, according to analysts from the Development Ministry. “It is expected that earlier forecasts putting GDP growth at 3.6-3.7 percent will be maintained,...

Locked content Poland is Canada’s main CEE trading partner

According to Canadian data, its bilateral trade with Poland in 2015 amounted to CAD 2.2 billion (PLN 6.6 billion), making Poland its most important trading partner in Central and Eastern Europe. Last year, Polish exports to Canada stood at PLN 6.59 billion, whereas Canada exported goods valued at PL...