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Slovakia's consumer price inflation accelerated marginally in July, but remained at the strongest level in more than twenty years, mainly driven by higher prices of fuel and food, figures from the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed on Monday. The consumer price index climbed 13.6 percent...

Norway's trade surplus expanded in July compared to the previous year as exports increased amid falling imports, data from Statistics Norway showed on Monday. The trade surplus rose to NOK 153.2 billion in July from NOK 42.8 billion in the same month last year. In June, the surplus was NOK 87.7 billion. Exports...

Ireland's trade surplus decreased in June from a year ago, as imports grew more rapidly than exports, figures from the Central Statistics Office showed on Monday. The trade surplus dropped to EUR 4.817 billion in June from EUR 4.860 billon in the corresponding month last year. In May, it was EUR 4.818...

Hungary's construction output declined for the first time in thirteen months in June, data from the Hungarian Central Statistical Office showed on Monday. Construction output contracted 8.1 percent year-on-year in June, reversing a 8.5 percent rise in May. Further, this was the first decrease since...

Denmark's economy rebounded in the second quarter with the easing of COVID-19 related restrictions, preliminary data published by Statistics Denmark showed on Monday. Gross domestic product grew 0.7 percent sequentially, in contrast to the 0.5 percent contraction in the first quarter. Thus, the economy...

Ireland's construction activity contracted sharply in July amid weak demand and strong inflationary pressures, survey results from S&P Global showed on Monday. The BNP Paribas Real Estate Ireland Construction Purchasing Managers' Index fell to 41.8 in July from 46.4 in June. A score below 50.0 indicates...

Estonia's jobless rate rose in the second quarter, data from Statistics Estonia showed on Monday. The unemployment rate increased to 5.8 percent in the second quarter from 5.5 percent in the first quarter. In the same quarter last year, the jobless rate was 6.9 percent. The number of unemployed...

Finland's consumer price inflation remained unchanged in July, largely driven by higher prices of electricity, fuels and capital repair on detached houses, preliminary data from Statistics Finland showed on Thursday. The consumer price index increased 7.8 percent year-over-year in July, same as seen...

Germany's wholesale price inflation slowed for the third straight month in July but remained at an elevated level due to higher raw material costs, Destatis reported Monday. Wholesale prices registered a double-digit annual increase of 19.5 percent in July, but slower than the 21.2 percent increase...

Finland's current account deficit decreased in June, data from Statistics Finland showed on Friday. The current account deficit narrowed to EUR 101 million in June from EUR 1.875 billion in May. In the corresponding period last year, the current account balance showed a surplus of EUR 628 million. The...

Romania's industrial production decreased in June due to falls in manufacturing output and electricity, data from the National Institute of Statistics showed on Friday. Industrial production declined a seasonally and working-day adjusted 3.9 percent month-on-month in June. Manufacturing output...

Hungary's industrial production increased in June as initially estimated, final data from the Hungarian Central Statistical Office showed on Friday. Industrial production rose a working-day adjusted 4.8 percent year-over-year in June, following a 3.4 percent rise in May, as estimated. On an unadjusted...

Poland's consumer price inflation accelerated marginally in July, revised from a stable rate reported initially, latest figures from Statistics Poland showed on Friday. Consumer prices increased 15.6 percent year-on-year in July, just above the 15.5 percent rise in June. The July figure was revised...

Eurozone industrial production growth slowed in June on weak consumer goods output, data published by Eurostat showed on Friday. Industrial output gained 0.7 percent from May, when it advanced 2.1 percent. However, this was faster than the expected growth of 0.2 percent. On a yearly basis, growth...

Spain's consumer price inflation accelerated as initially estimated in July to reach its highest level in nearly thirty-eight years, latest figures from the statistical office INE revealed on Friday. The consumer price index climbed 10.8 percent year-over-year in July, faster than the 10.2 percent...

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