Economic sentiment in Croatia in August 2016 reached the highest level this year, on the back of markedly improved confidence in the services sector, a European Commission monthly survey showed on...
Industry confidence increased by 2.7 points to 6.5, construction confidence increased by 2.2 points to -13.2, and retail trade confidence increased by 2 points to 12 points.
The CEE countries surveyed included Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia and Turkey. Apart from Croatia, only the ESI for Romania rose, by 4.2 points.
Croatia's ESI in November was 124.5 points, slipping 0.1 points from the record level in October.