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uk-aug15_16oct19.jpg UK consumer prices grew at a steady rate, which was below the Bank of England's target, in September and factory gate inflation eased to the weakest in three years, figures from the Office for National Statistics showed Wednesday. Consumer prices advanced 1.7 percent year-on-year, the same pace of growth as seen in August, and the lowest since late 2016.

Croatia's consumer price inflation remained stable in September, after slowing in the previous month, figures from the Croatian Bureau of Statistics showed on Wednesday. The consumer price index rose 0.8 percent year-on-year in September, the same rate as seen in August. In July, inflation was 1.1...

Austria's consumer price inflation slowed in September, figures from Statistics Austria showed on Wednesday. The consumer price index rose 1.2 percent year-on-year in September, after a 1.5 percent increase in August. Food and beverages prices grew 0.8 percent after a 1.5 percent climb in the...

Czech producer price inflation slowed in September, figures from the Czech Statistical Office showed on Wednesday. The producer price index climbed 1.9 percent year-on-year in September, after 2.1 percent rise in August and July. That was in line with economists' expectation. Among the main components,...

Italy's consumer price inflation slowed in September, final data from the statistical office Istat showed on Wednesday. The consumer price index rose 0.3 percent year-on-year in September, which was revised down from 0.4 percent increase estimated initially. In August, inflation was 0.4 percent. The...

The euro area trade surplus increased in August on falling imports, data from Eurostat revealed Wednesday. The trade surplus rose to a seasonally adjusted EUR 20.3 billion in August from EUR 17.5 billion in July. Exports grew 0.4 percent from the previous month, while imports declined 1.2 percent...

Eurozone inflation eased more than initially estimated in September, latest data from Eurostat showed Wednesday. Inflation slowed to 0.8 percent in September from 1 percent in August. Price growth was initially estimated at 0.9 percent. This was the lowest inflation since November 2016, when the...

UK consumer price inflation remained in September and factory gate price inflation was the weakest in three years, figures from the Office for National Statistics showed Wednesday. Consumer prices advanced 1.7 percent year-on-year, the same pace of growth as seen in August. The rate was forecast...

Europe passenger car sales rebounded in September, data from the European Automobile Manufacturers Association, or ACEA, showed Wednesday. Passenger car registrations advanced 14.5 percent year-on-year in September, in contrast to an 8.4 percent decrease in August. Sales reached 1.2 million units...

preview-oct24_15oct19.jpg Consumer price data from the UK is due on Wednesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association publishes monthly new car registration figures for September. At 3.00 am ET, consumer prices from Austria and producer prices from the Czech Republic are due.

imf-101519.jpg Global economy is set to expand at the slowest pace in a decade this year amid weak manufacturing momentum, and rising trade and geopolitical tensions, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday. The global lender cut the growth forecast for this year to 3 percent from 3.3 percent projected in April, in its latest World Economic Outlook.

Spain's acting government lowered the economic growth forecasts for this year and next in its 2020 Budget Plan, released on Tuesday, and which will be send to the European Commission. The government cut the growth forecast for this year to 2.1 percent from 2.2 percent projected in April, the economy...

germanyeconomic-oct16_15oct19.jpg German investors' confidence decreased less than expected in October, while their assessment of the current economic situation worsened to the lowest since 2010, survey data from the ZEW - Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research in Mannheim showed on Tuesday. The ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment for Germany dropped slightly to -22.8 from -22.5 in September. Economists had forecast a scor

Ireland's trade surplus decreased in August, as exports declined and imports rose, figures from the Central Statistics Office showed on Tuesday. The visible trade surplus fell to EUR 4.68 billion in August compared to EUR 6.50 billion in July. In the same period last year, the trade surplus was EUR...

Poland's consumer price inflation eased for the first time since the beginning of the year in September, final data from Statistics Poland showed on Tuesday. The consumer price index climbed 2.6 percent year-on-year in September, after a 2.9 percent rise in August. That was in line with the initial...

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