logo

Economy And The Numbers

Share

Finland's economic expansion slowed less than estimated but sharply, in the fourth quarter of 2020, amid a resurgence in the coronavirus infections across Europe. Gross domestic product grew 0.4 percent quarter-on-quarter, preliminary data from Statistics Finland showed Tuesday. The agency had estimated...

Latvia's economic growth moderated notably in the fourth quarter, as initially estimated, revised data published by the Central Statistical Bureau showed Friday. The economy grew a seasonally and calendar adjusted 1.1 percent from the third quarter, when it expanded 6.9 percent. The fourth quarter...

Poland's economy contracted in the fourth quarter due to the restrictions related to the Covid-19 pandemic, after a strong rebound in the third quarter, preliminary estimate from the statistical office showed on Friday. Gross domestic product fell 0.7 percent sequentially, reversing the 7.9 percent...

A measure signaling turning points in Switzerland's economy rose above its long-term average in February, suggesting economic activity is set to pick up in the months ahead. The Economic Barometer rose to 102.7 points in February, which is slightly above its long-?term average of 100, from 96.5 in...

Spain's consumer prices remained unchanged in February after recovering a month ago, flash data from the statistical office INE showed on Friday. Consumer prices remained flat on year, following a 0.5 percent rise in January, which was the first increase in eleven months. Month-on-month, consumer...

Portugal's consumer prices inflation increased in February, preliminary data from Statistics Portugal showed on Friday. The consumer price index rose 0.49 percent year-on-year in February, following a 0.3 percent gain in January. The core CPI, which excludes energy and unprocessed food products...

Latvia's retail sales declined in January, figures from the Central Statistical Bureau showed on Friday. Retail sales decreased a calendar adjusted 8.9 percent year-over-year in January, after a 4.6 percent fall in December. Turnover of retail trade in non-food products declined 23.4 percent yearly...

Greece producer prices continued to fall in January, data from the Hellenic Statistical Authority showed on Friday. The producer prices index declined 5.4 percent year-on-year in January, following a 8.0 percent fall in December. On an annual basis, producer prices in the domestic market decreased...

Slovakia's producer prices decreased further in January, figures from the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed on Friday. The producer price index fell 1.1 percent year-on-year in January, following a 0.4 percent decline in December. Prices fell for the tenth consecutive month. The...

Cyprus industrial output prices declined at a softer pace in January, figures from the Statistical Service showed on Friday.. Industrial output prices decreased 3.6 percent yearly in January, after a 4.3 percent decline in December. Output prices in electricity supply decreased 15.3 percent annually...

swiss nov29 26feb21 Switzerland's economic growth eased sharply in the fourth quarter as the restrictions related to the Covid-19 pandemic dampened the service sector activity, especially tourism. Gross domestic product gained 0.3 percent sequentially, much slower than the 7.6 percent expansion seen in the third quarter, the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs, or SECO, said Friday.

Sweden's retail sales logged an annual growth in January and the trade surplus decreased from last year, figures from Statistics Sweden showed on Friday. Retail sales rose 3.1 percent year-on-year in January, after a 0.9 percent decrease in December. In November, retail sales grew 5.5 percent. Retail...

Finland's trade surplus rose less than initially estimated in December, final figures from the Finnish Customs showed on Friday. The trade surplus was EUR 1.013 billion in December versus EUR 1.035 billion in the initial estimate. In December 2019, the trade surplus was EUR 367 million. Exports...

Singapore's producer prices declined at a softer pace and industrial production growth eased in January, data showed on Friday. The manufactured producer prices declined 5.1 percent annually in January, following a 7.7 percent fall in December, Department of Statistics revealed. The oil index...

Austria's producer prices declined further in January, figures from Statistics Austria showed on Friday. The producer price index decreased 0.3 percent year-on-year in January, following a 1.0 percent fall in December. The easing in the pace of decline in producer prices was mainly due to rise...

Follow RTT