Croatia posts highest industrial production growth in EU

In December 2016, industrial production in the European Union decreased 1% on the month, while Croatia recorded the highest increase, the EU statistical office Eurostat has said.

Croatia's industrial producer prices down for 43 straight months

Croatia's industrial producer prices fell by 2.9% in November 2016 compared with November 2015, continuing their annual decline for 43 consecutive months, according to figures from the National Bureau of Statistics (DZS).

Florian Croatia plans to invest EUR 39mn in timber industry in 2017

Florian Croatia, a member of the Italian Florian Gorup specialising in manufacturing interior and exterior floors and in pellets production, has invested 14 million euros in its plants in Croatia this year.

Britain's manufacturing sector dismisses post-Brexit blues

Confidence in Britain's manufacturing sector jumped to levels not seen since the country voted to leave the European Union in June, according to a closely-watched survey published on Thursday.

INA launches two new gas fields in Medjimurje

The Croatian oil company INA has begun the test production of gas at two of its production fields

Industrial turnover records monthly increase

Total industrial turnover in May 2016 increased 1.9% on the month and dropped 1.3% on the year, according to data from the national office for statistics (DZS).

Croatia's aim is to export finished timber products not raw material

Chairman of the Association of the Wood Processing Industry at the Croatian Chamber of Commerce, Ivic Pasalic on Tuesday presented the Wood Processing Industry Strategy: Let's develop the wood  industry.

Croatia's industrial producer prices down for 38 straight months

Industrial producer prices in Croatia fell by 5.5% in June 2016 compared with June 2015, which is the 38th consecutive month that they have decreased on the annual level, according to figures released by the National Bureau of Statistics (DZS).

Venezuela seizes US-owned consumer products factory

Venezuela on Monday took over a factory abandoned last week by the US consumer products company Kimberly-Clark and will restart production of its product line, which includes facial tissue, toilet paper and diapers, Venezuelan Labour Minister Oswaldo Vera said.

Industrial turnover records monthly increase

Total industrial turnover in April 2016 increased 1.5% on the month and dropped 5.4% on the year, according to data from the national office for statistics (DZS).

Croatia posts largest monthly decrease in industrial production in April

In April 2016, Croatia registered the largest monthly fall in industrial production in the European Union and was among the member states with its biggest annual growths, the EU statistical office Eurostat said on Tuesday.

Consulting firm says Croatian businesses under-perform in operational excellence

The 26-point questionnaire.was sent to executives in 71 companies, 44% of which are headquartered in Zagreb.

Industrial production in March jumps 6.9 pct

Industrial production in Croatia in March increased 6.9 percent on the year and 5% on the month, the national statistical office said on Friday.

German-Croatian Chamber of Industry optimistic about Croatia

Members of the German-Croatian Chamber of Industry and Trade are more optimistic than last year about the prospects of the Croatian economy in 2016, according to the results of a survey presented in Zagreb on Tuesday.

Asian economies face slowdown in 2016 and 2017, ADB says

Economic growth in Asia will slow down in the next two years amid a weak recovery in major industrial economies and lower prospects for China, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Wednesday.

PM Oreskovic visits Rimac Automobili

"Mr Rimac has indeed surprised me. I have travelled the globe and seen all kinds of technology, but this is amazing," he told reporters after visiting the company's production units.

Karamarko: It's important to relaunch production in TLM

First Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Karamarko on Thursday visited the Impol-TLM factory in the central coastal town of Sibenik which was leased to the Slovenian Impol company and said that the most important thing was that production be relaunched.

Number of industry workers drops, productivity rises in 2015

The number of workers in the Croatian industrial sector in December 2015 was 0.8% down from the previous month and 0.5% down from December 2014, while productivity increased.

Industrial output in 2015 soars 2.6%

Croatia's industrial production in December 2015 was up 1% from the same month of 2014, while in the entire 2015 it jumped up by 2.6%, which is a faster increase than the year before.

Germany expects Iran exports to double with lifting of sanctions

German industry is expecting business with Iran to surge over the next five years following the lifting of international sanctions on Tehran.

Croatia's economic sentiment in November close to record level

Croatia's ESI in November was 124.5 points, slipping 0.1 points from the record level in October.