Slovenia is a country with a brewing tradition but last year the import exceeded the export of beer. This happened for the first time in ten years, since the data is being tracked.
Some of the taxes that should be paid in Poland are paid in another country, but the reverse is also true, says Jacek Kocerka, deputy director of the Department of Statistics in Poland’s central bank.
Although in 2017 the positive balance in Polish trade was lower than in the two previous years, we can still talk about structural factors favoring the maintenance of a surplus in Polish foreign trade.
According to Russia’s Federal State Statistics Service report for 2017, the corporate sector’s net profit was down by 8,5 per cent versus 2016. This is a slightly surprising revelation considering the opposite trend in the...
Polish exports exceeded EUR200bn in 2017. All forecasts assume that the growth will continue, mainly because smaller enterprises can utilize various financial instruments to facilitate their expansion.
Due to a slowdown in personal consumption and exports growth, as well as stagnation in industrial production, in the Q4’17 Croatia had the lowest GDP growth in the EU.
International trade is experiencing its most vigorous period in the entire history of the world. In more than half of the countries, including Poland, oil and liquid fuels are the largest import item.
SMEs account for only 30 per cent of Polish exports, which is why we see potential for growth here, says Robert Zmiejko, Head of the Foreign Development Division at Bank PKO BP.
In just seventeen months - from August 2016 to December 2017 – the Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG) delivered over 1 billion cubic meters (bcm) of natural gas to the Ukrainian market.
More than three-quarters of manufacturers operating in Poland assess their situation positively, and 59 per cent assume growth in their strategy for the coming year - these are the conclusions from the KPMG survey.