GDP

Croatia records highest Q3 GDP growth in EU

The European Union's economy grew by 0.4% in the third quarter of 2016 compared with the previous quarter, and Croatia recorded the highest growth rate, according to data released by the EU...

PBZ puts Croatia's growth at 2.7% in 2016

Privredna Banka Zagreb (PBZ) has revised upward its forecast of Croatia's economic growth for 2016 from 2.3% to 2.7%.

The Economist forecasts Croatia's GDP to grow 2.2 pct in 2017

The Economist weekly forecasts that Croatia's economy will grow 2.2% in 2017, spurred by stronger consumer confidence, "but the economy will remain below its 2007-08 peak."

Croatia posts fastest quarter-to-quarter GDP growth in EU

Croatia is in the upper half among European Union member states in terms of the annual GDP growth in the third quarter of 2016, while recording the fastest growth in comparison with the previous...

Employers welcome government's GDP projection

The Croatian Employers' Association (HUP) welcomes the government's optimistic projection of GDP growth for next year, but believes that it is not enough to catch up with other countries after...

Central bank forecasts real GDP growth to exceed 2.3 pct this year

Croatian National Bank (HNB) analysts predict that real GDP will exceed 2.3% this year, which they predicted in July, primarily owing to stronger economic growth in the second quarter and better...

Statistical office confirms 2.8% GDP growth in Q2

The national statistical office on Wednesday confirmed its preliminary estimate showing that GDP in Q2 this year grew 2.8% from Q2 2015.

Croatia's economic growth above EU average, national statistical office says

The growth of Croatia's economy in the second quarter of 2016 has exceeded the average growth in the EU 28 both annually and quarterly, reporters were told at the national statistical office (DZS...

Croatia's economy grew 2.8% in Q2

Croatia's economy in the second quarter of 2016 grew by 2.8% from the same period of last year, which is a slightly faster growth rate than in the previous quarter and higher than expected.

Oreskovic expects excellent data on GDP

Caretaker Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic said at the start of a government session on Wednesday that he was confident data on GDP in the second quarter of this year would be excellent and that...

In 2015 Croatia on par to Romania in consumption per capita

Huge discrepancies in consumption and Gross Domestic Product per capita were recorded in 2015 in the 28 European Union member states with Croatia being on par to Romania at the lower end of the EU...

HNB: Croatian economy continues to grow

The HNB Council discussed the latest economic and monetary indicators, adopted the annual report on the HNB's work in 2015, the annual report on the work of the Croatian Monetary Institute in 2015...

World Bank upgrades growth projections for Croatia

This year the Croatian economy is projected to increase 1.9%, half a percentage point more than what the World Bank forecast in January. The forecast for 2015 was increased by 0.6 pp to 1.6%.

Eurozone growth at 0.6 per cent in first quarter, final data shows

The eurozone's economy expanded by 0.6 per cent in the first three months of this year, posting more solid growth than previously expected, new data showed on Tuesday.

DZS: Croatia's GDP growth higher than EU average

Seasonally-adjusted data show that Croatia's GDP grew by 0.6% in the first quarter of 2016 compared with the fourth quarter of 2015 and by 2.3% compared with the first quarter of 2015.