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Get thousands of economic indicators, including historical data, current economic statistics and economic forecasts. en Belgium: Industrial production accelerates in September https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/belgium/news/industrial-production/industrial-production-accelerates-in-september 2019-11-25 17:40 2019-11-25 17:40 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/belgium/news/industrial-production/industrial-production-accelerates-in-september Turkey: Business sentiment improves in November https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/turkey/news/business-confidence/business-sentiment-improves-in-november 2019-11-25 10:23 2019-11-25 10:23 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/turkey/news/business-confidence/business-sentiment-improves-in-november Ukraine: Industrial output hits over two-year low in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/ukraine/news/industry/industrial-output-hits-over-two-year-low-in-october 2019-11-25 10:39 2019-11-25 10:39 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/ukraine/news/industry/industrial-output-hits-over-two-year-low-in-october Denmark: Consumer confidence ticks down in November https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/denmark/news/consumer-confidence/consumer-confidence-ticks-down-in-november 2019-11-22 10:28 2019-11-22 10:28 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/denmark/news/consumer-confidence/consumer-confidence-ticks-down-in-november Saudi Arabia: Oil prices recover in November; Aramco announces IPO for December https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/saudi-arabia/news/commodities/oil-prices-recover-in-november-aramco-announces-ipo-for 2019-11-22 15:16 2019-11-22 15:16 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/saudi-arabia/news/commodities/oil-prices-recover-in-november-aramco-announces-ipo-for Russia: Trade surplus continues narrowing as exports contract again in September https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/russia/news/trade/trade-surplus-continues-narrowing-as-exports-contract-again-in-september 2019-11-25 09:53 2019-11-25 09:53 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/russia/news/trade/trade-surplus-continues-narrowing-as-exports-contract-again-in-september France: Private-sector activity accelerates marginally in November https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/france/news/pmi/private-sector-activity-accelerates-marginally-in-november 2019-11-25 08:50 2019-11-25 08:50 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/france/news/pmi/private-sector-activity-accelerates-marginally-in-november Germany: German private sector activity remains mired in contraction in November https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/germany/news/pmi/german-private-sector-activity-remains-mired-in-contraction-in-november 2019-11-22 17:05 2019-11-22 17:05 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/germany/news/pmi/german-private-sector-activity-remains-mired-in-contraction-in-november Germany: Economic growth boosted by domestic and foreign demand in Q3 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/germany/news/gdp/economic-growth-boosted-by-domestic-and-foreign-demand-in-q3 2019-11-22 17:03 2019-11-22 17:03 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/germany/news/gdp/economic-growth-boosted-by-domestic-and-foreign-demand-in-q3 Poland: Softer growth in industrial output in October points to a weak start to Q4 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/poland/news/industry/softer-growth-in-industrial-output-in-october-points-to-a-weak-start 2019-11-22 14:40 2019-11-22 14:40 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/poland/news/industry/softer-growth-in-industrial-output-in-october-points-to-a-weak-start Argentina: Trade surplus widens further in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/argentina/news/trade/trade-surplus-widens-further-in-october 2019-11-22 14:38 2019-11-22 14:38 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/argentina/news/trade/trade-surplus-widens-further-in-october Japan: Composite PMI recovers in November from October’s sales tax hike https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/japan/news/pmi/composite-pmi-recovers-in-november-from-octobers-sales-tax-hike 2019-11-22 17:14 2019-11-22 17:14 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/japan/news/pmi/composite-pmi-recovers-in-november-from-octobers-sales-tax-hike Malaysia: Inflation stable in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/malaysia/news/inflation/inflation-stable-in-october 2019-11-22 11:20 2019-11-22 11:20 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/malaysia/news/inflation/inflation-stable-in-october Netherlands: Consumer sentiment inches down in November https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/netherlands/news/consumer-confidence/consumer-sentiment-inches-down-in-november 2019-11-21 16:39 2019-11-21 16:39 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/netherlands/news/consumer-confidence/consumer-sentiment-inches-down-in-november Japan: Exports log sharpest drop in three years in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/japan/news/trade/exports-log-sharpest-drop-in-three-years-in-october 2019-11-22 17:02 2019-11-22 17:02 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/japan/news/trade/exports-log-sharpest-drop-in-three-years-in-october Peru: Growth jumps in Q3 on sturdier domestic demand https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/peru/news/gdp/growth-jumps-in-q3-on-sturdier-domestic-demand 2019-11-22 15:16 2019-11-22 15:16 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/peru/news/gdp/growth-jumps-in-q3-on-sturdier-domestic-demand France: Business confidence remains downbeat in November https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/france/news/business-confidence/business-confidence-remains-downbeat-in-november 2019-11-25 08:40 2019-11-25 08:40 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/france/news/business-confidence/business-confidence-remains-downbeat-in-november Indonesia: Bank Indonesia keeps rates steady in November, but cuts reserve requirements to boost liquidity https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/indonesia/news/monetary-policy/bank-indonesia-keeps-rates-steady-in-november-but-cuts 2019-11-25 16:02 2019-11-25 16:02 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/indonesia/news/monetary-policy/bank-indonesia-keeps-rates-steady-in-november-but-cuts Turkey: Consumer confidence reaches seven-month high in November https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/turkey/news/consumer-confidence/consumer-confidence-reaches-seven-month-high-in-november 2019-11-25 12:00 2019-11-25 12:00 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/turkey/news/consumer-confidence/consumer-confidence-reaches-seven-month-high-in-november Thailand: Exports continue to contract in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/thailand/news/trade/exports-continue-to-contract-in-october 2019-11-21 16:37 2019-11-21 16:37 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/thailand/news/trade/exports-continue-to-contract-in-october Luxembourg: Unemployment stable in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/luxembourg/news/unemployment/unemployment-stable-in-october 2019-11-22 15:29 2019-11-22 15:29 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/luxembourg/news/unemployment/unemployment-stable-in-october Colombia: Consumer sentiment improves in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/colombia/news/consumer-confidence/consumer-sentiment-improves-in-october 2019-11-22 09:24 2019-11-22 09:24 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/colombia/news/consumer-confidence/consumer-sentiment-improves-in-october Israel: Manufacturing PMI ticks up in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/israel/news/pmi/manufacturing-pmi-ticks-up-in-october 2019-11-22 12:47 2019-11-22 12:47 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/israel/news/pmi/manufacturing-pmi-ticks-up-in-october Canada: Inflation holds steady in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/canada/news/inflation/inflation-holds-steady-in-october 2019-11-22 10:29 2019-11-22 10:29 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/canada/news/inflation/inflation-holds-steady-in-october Thailand: Economic growth inches up in Q3 but remains lackluster https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/thailand/news/gdp/economic-growth-inches-up-in-q3-but-remains-lackluster 2019-11-21 12:00 2019-11-21 12:00 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/thailand/news/gdp/economic-growth-inches-up-in-q3-but-remains-lackluster Panama: Economic activity gains traction at the outset of Q3 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/panama/news/economic-activity/economic-activity-gains-traction-at-the-outset-of-q3 2019-11-22 11:14 2019-11-22 11:14 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/panama/news/economic-activity/economic-activity-gains-traction-at-the-outset-of-q3 South Africa: Inflation slides to over eight-year low in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/south-africa/news/inflation/inflation-slides-to-over-eight-year-low-in-october 2019-11-21 18:39 2019-11-21 18:39 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/south-africa/news/inflation/inflation-slides-to-over-eight-year-low-in-october Saudi Arabia: Consumer prices post smallest drop in 10 months in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/saudi-arabia/news/inflation/consumer-prices-post-smallest-drop-in-10-months-in-october 2019-11-19 11:56 2019-11-19 11:56 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/saudi-arabia/news/inflation/consumer-prices-post-smallest-drop-in-10-months-in-october Peru: Economic activity slows in September https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/peru/news/economic-activity/economic-activity-slows-in-september 2019-11-19 16:58 2019-11-19 16:58 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/peru/news/economic-activity/economic-activity-slows-in-september Hungary: MNB holds rates steady in November meeting https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/hungary/news/monetary-policy/mnb-holds-rates-steady-in-november-meeting 2019-11-21 09:25 2019-11-21 09:25 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/hungary/news/monetary-policy/mnb-holds-rates-steady-in-november-meeting Spain: Political uncertainty to continue clouding the economic outlook as elections produce another fragmented Parliament https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/spain/news/politics/political-uncertainty-to-continue-clouding-the-economic-outlook-as 2019-11-19 14:03 2019-11-19 14:03 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/spain/news/politics/political-uncertainty-to-continue-clouding-the-economic-outlook-as Canada: Housing prices fall for the first time in six months in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/canada/news/housing/housing-prices-fall-for-the-first-time-in-six-months-in-october 2019-11-22 10:25 2019-11-22 10:25 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/canada/news/housing/housing-prices-fall-for-the-first-time-in-six-months-in-october Kazakhstan: Economic growth edges up to two-year high in Q3 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/kazakhstan/news/gdp/economic-growth-edges-up-to-two-year-high-in-q3 2019-11-22 17:09 2019-11-22 17:09 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/kazakhstan/news/gdp/economic-growth-edges-up-to-two-year-high-in-q3 Singapore: Non-oil exports contract at a stronger pace in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/singapore/news/trade/non-oil-exports-contract-at-a-stronger-pace-in-october 2019-11-21 12:01 2019-11-21 12:01 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/singapore/news/trade/non-oil-exports-contract-at-a-stronger-pace-in-october Chile: Economy expands at the fastest pace this year in Q3 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/chile/news/gdp/economy-expands-at-the-fastest-pace-this-year-in-q3 2019-11-20 14:18 2019-11-20 14:18 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/chile/news/gdp/economy-expands-at-the-fastest-pace-this-year-in-q3 Russia: Industrial production growth loses pace in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/russia/news/industry/industrial-production-growth-loses-pace-in-october 2019-11-20 11:06 2019-11-20 11:06 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/russia/news/industry/industrial-production-growth-loses-pace-in-october Belarus: Industrial production swings to contraction in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/belarus/news/industry/industrial-production-swings-to-contraction-in-october 2019-11-22 17:13 2019-11-22 17:13 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/belarus/news/industry/industrial-production-swings-to-contraction-in-october Norway: Norwegian krone plunges to record low against the euro https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/norway/news/exchange-rate/norwegian-krone-plunges-to-record-low-against-the-euro 2019-11-20 09:32 2019-11-20 09:32 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/norway/news/exchange-rate/norwegian-krone-plunges-to-record-low-against-the-euro Israel: Growth rebounds in Q3 on stronger private consumption https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/israel/news/gdp/growth-rebounds-in-q3-on-stronger-private-consumption 2019-11-20 14:00 2019-11-20 14:00 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/israel/news/gdp/growth-rebounds-in-q3-on-stronger-private-consumption Philippines: Remittances inflows gather steam in September https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/philippines/news/remittances/remittances-inflows-gather-steam-in-september 2019-11-18 08:23 2019-11-18 08:23 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/philippines/news/remittances/remittances-inflows-gather-steam-in-september Brazil: Economic activity hits four-month high in September https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/brazil/news/economic-activity/economic-activity-hits-four-month-high-in-september 2019-11-15 15:39 2019-11-15 15:39 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/brazil/news/economic-activity/economic-activity-hits-four-month-high-in-september Panama: Consumer prices continue to fall in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/panama/news/inflation/consumer-prices-continue-to-fall-in-october 2019-11-20 12:41 2019-11-20 12:41 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/panama/news/inflation/consumer-prices-continue-to-fall-in-october Nigeria: Inflation climbs to 17-month high in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/nigeria/news/inflation/inflation-climbs-to-17-month-high-in-october 2019-11-18 16:18 2019-11-18 16:18 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/nigeria/news/inflation/inflation-climbs-to-17-month-high-in-october China: Growth in house prices remains stable in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/china/news/housing/growth-in-house-prices-remains-stable-in-october 2019-11-15 14:22 2019-11-15 14:22 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/china/news/housing/growth-in-house-prices-remains-stable-in-october Croatia: Inflation slips in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/croatia/news/inflation/inflation-slips-in-october 2019-11-15 17:50 2019-11-15 17:50 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/croatia/news/inflation/inflation-slips-in-october Portugal: Risks of instability rise as Costa decides to go it alone https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/portugal/news/politics/risks-of-instability-rise-as-costa-decides-to-go-it-alone 2019-11-18 10:40 2019-11-18 10:40 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/portugal/news/politics/risks-of-instability-rise-as-costa-decides-to-go-it-alone United States: Retail sales bounce back in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/united-states/news/retail/retail-sales-bounce-back-in-october 2019-11-18 14:26 2019-11-18 14:26 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/united-states/news/retail/retail-sales-bounce-back-in-october Eurozone: Inflation drops to nearly three-year low in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/eurozone/news/inflation/inflation-drops-to-nearly-three-year-low-in-october 2019-11-15 12:29 2019-11-15 12:29 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/eurozone/news/inflation/inflation-drops-to-nearly-three-year-low-in-october Italy: Inflation at close to three-year low in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/italy/news/inflation/inflation-at-close-to-three-year-low-in-october 2019-11-15 12:28 2019-11-15 12:28 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/italy/news/inflation/inflation-at-close-to-three-year-low-in-october Slovakia: Inflation inches down in October https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/slovakia/news/inflation/inflation-inches-down-in-october 2019-11-15 15:39 2019-11-15 15:39 https://www.focus-economics.com/countries/slovakia/news/inflation/inflation-inches-down-in-october