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Wednesday, 01.03.2017, 19:46
ata of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, as compared to 2015, in 2016 the volume of freights carried by land and pipeline transport has decreased by 8.1 mln tonnes or 6.6%. The most notable drop in the volume of freights carried was recorded in rail transport – of 7.8 mln tonnes or 14.1%. Data on freights carried indicate the lowest volume since 2010, when it amounted to 101.6 mln tonnes.
Keyword tags: Analytics, Cargo, Latvia, Statistics, Transport
Calendar adjusted data (at constant prices) compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to January 2016, total retail trade turnover in January 2017 rose by 3.7%. Turnover of retail trade in food products declined by 0.1%, whereas turnover of retail trade in non-food products grew by 5.9%.
Data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that in 2016, as compared to 2015, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) increased by 2.0%. In 2016, GDP at current prices amounted to EUR 25 bln, whereas at constant prices – to EUR 21.8 bln
Data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to December 2016, in January 2017 the level of construction costs in Latvia increased by 0.3%. Prices of building materials rose by 0.9%, whereas labour remuneration of workers decreased by 0.4% and maintenance and operational costs of machinery and equipment dropped by 0.2%.
Lithuanian residents see radio as the most reliable source of information, shows the latest Eurobarometer poll.
According to Statistics Estonia, in 2016, the gross domestic product (GDP) of Estonia increased 1.6% compared to 2015. In the 4th quarter of 2016, the Estonian economy grew 2.7% compared to the 4th quarter of 2015.
Data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that in 2016 the average monthly gross wages and salaries in the country amounted to 859 euros. Compared to 2015 when annual increase constituted 6.8%, in 2016 smaller rise in the average wages and salaries was recorded – 41 euros or 5.0.