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India's overall trade deficit widened in December with imports rising fast than exports, preliminary data from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry showed Friday. The total trade deficit widened to $14.48 billion from $7.77 billion in the same month last year. Exports rose 25.05 percent year-on-year...

consumer sentiment 011422 Inflation concerns have contributed to a bigger than expected drop in U.S. consumer sentiment in the month of January, according to preliminary data released by the University of Michigan on Friday. The report showed the consumer sentiment index fell to 68.8 in January from 70.6 in December. Economist had expected the index to edge down to 70.0.

business inventories 011422 A report released by the Commerce Department on Friday showed business inventories in the U.S. surged by more than expected in the month of November. The Commerce Department said business inventories shot up by 1.3 percent in November, matching the upwardly revised jump in October.

industrial production 011422 Partly reflecting a sharp pullback in utilities output, the Federal Reserve released a report on Friday unexpectedly showing a modest decrease in U.S. industrial production in the month of December. The Fed said industrial production edged down by 0.1 percent in December after climbing by an upwardly revised 0.7 percent in November.

import price2 011422 Import prices in the U.S. unexpectedly showed a modest decrease in the month of December, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Friday. The Labor Department said import prices edged down by 0.2 percent in December after climbing by 0.7 percent in November. The dip surprised economists, who had expected import prices to rise by 0.3 percent.

retail sales 011422 A report released by the Commerce Department on Friday unexpectedly showed a steep drop in U.S. retail sales in the month of December. The Commerce Department said retail sales tumbled by 1.9 percent in December after edging up by a revised 0.2 percent in November.

Import prices in the U.S. unexpectedly showed a modest decrease in the month of December, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Friday.

A report released by the Commerce Department on Friday unexpectedly showed a steep drop in U.S. retail sales in the month of December.

Spain's consumer price inflation accelerated less than initially estimated in December but the rate was the highest 1992, final data from the statistical office INE showed on Friday. Consumer price inflation rose to 6.5 percent in December from 5.5 percent in November. Although inflation was slower...

France's consumer prices logged a steady growth in November, as initially estimated, final data from the statistical office Insee showed on Friday. The consumer price index rose 2.8 percent year-on-year, the same as in the previous month and in line with the flash estimate published on January 4. Data...

germany may25 14jan22 The German economy logged only a moderate recovery in 2021 amid the Covid-19 restrictions and supply chain disruptions weighing heavily on German industries, data published by Destatis showed on Friday. Gross domestic product grew 2.7 percent in 2021, in contrast to the 4.6 percent decline in the previous year. The annual growth matched economists' expectations.

Dutch exports and imports increased at faster rates in November, figures from the statistical office CBS showed on Friday. Merchandise exports rose 8.7 percent year-on-year in November, after a 0.6 percent drop in October. In September, exports rose 4.9 percent. The latest export growth was the...

Slovakia's consumer price inflation accelerated in December, figures from the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed on Friday. The consumer price index rose 5.8 percent year-on-year in December, following a 5.6 percent rise in November. Economists had expected a rate of 5.9 percent. Transport...

Finland's economic output growth eased in November, data from Statistics Finland showed on Friday. Output of the national economy rose a working-day adjusted 4.2 percent year-on-year in November, after a 4.7 percent gain in October, which was revised up from the 4.3 percent growth. On a seasonally...

Poland's consumer price inflation rose in December, as initially estimated, final data from Statistics Poland showed on Friday. The consumer price index rose 8.6 percent year-on-year in December, following a 7.8 percent increase in November, as estimated. Prices for transport grew 22.7 percent...

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