Baltic States

Lithuania producer price inflation slows down in January

bne IntelliNews February 13, 2018

Lithuanian producer prices grew 3.1% y/y in January, after expanding 3.5% y/y the previous month.

Latvian CPI growth slows down to 2% y/y in January

bne IntelliNews February 12, 2018

Inflation has now grown in y/y terms for 17 months straight, having not fallen below the 2% mark since December 2016.

Estonian inflation picks up to 3.5% y/y in January

bne IntelliNews February 8, 2018

CPI is expected to expand 3.1% in 2018, according to the European Commission’s forecast.

Latvian industrial production growth accelerates to 5.5% y/y in December

bne IntelliNews February 5, 2018

The improved growth rate in December is in line with the evident shift of the Latvian economy to a higher gear in 2017.

Estonian industrial production surges to six-month high in December

bne IntelliNews January 31, 2018

The expansion is 4.4pp faster than the annual reading for November and puts growth of industrial output at the highest point since May.

Lithuanian GDP grows 3.6% y/y in Q4

bne IntelliNews January 30, 2018

The expansion in 2017 came in at adjusted 3.9% overall and 3.8% in unadjusted terms.

Latvian economy grows 4.8% y/y in Q4, flash estimate shows

bne IntelliNews January 30, 2018

The Latvian economy grew a seasonally adjusted 4.8% y/y in the fourth quarter, a flash reading from the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) showed on January 30.

Latvian retail sales accelerate growth to 6.4% y/y in December

bne IntelliNews January 30, 2018

Latvian retail sales grew by a calendar-adjusted 6.4% y/y in December, accelerating from the 4.7% annual expansion recorded the preceding month

Estonian retail sales inch up 1% y/y in December

bne IntelliNews January 30, 2018

The reading sees the sector return to growth after a fall of 1% y/y in November, the first contraction in retail sales in more than four years.

M&A in Emerging Europe fell 17% in 2017 to €71.5bn, according to CMS/EMIS report

bne IntelliNews January 24, 2018

China becomes biggest foreign dealmaker in the region, making €7.7bn of acquisitions, up 78%.

Lithuanian industrial production growth slows down minimally in December

bne IntelliNews January 23, 2018

Output expands at 7.6%, down from the 7.8% annual growth recorded for November.

Share of NPLs falls in EU but still at high levels in SEE

bne IntelliNews January 23, 2018

NPLs have been a severe problem in both Central and Southeast Europe since the global financial crisis, and remain particularly high in Bulgaria, Croatia and Slovenia.

Estonian PPI eases for fourth consecutive month in December

bne IntelliNews January 22, 2018

Estonia's producer price index grew 2.7% y/y in December, down 0.6pp on November's figure.

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