Tuesday February 21 2017
Belarus Industrial Production at 5.90 percent


Industrial production in Belarus increased 5.9 percent year-on-year in January of 2017, recovering from a 6.8 percent drop in the same period of the previous year. It was the first increase since December 2014. Compared to January of 2016, output rebounded in manufacturing (+8.5 percent from -8.9 percent), namely chemical products (+31 percent from -14.7 percent), wood and paper; printing activity and reproduction of recorded media (+23.6 percent from -8.2 percent) and transport equipment (+22.8 percent from -19.3 percent). In addition, water collection and activities, declined less (-3.7 percent from -6.4 percent). Meanwhile, mining and quarrying fell further (-4.9 percent from -4 percent) and electricity, gas, steam, hot water and conditioning supply went down (-2.5 percent from +5.9 percent).





Tuesday February 21 2017
Belarus Minimum Wages at 265.00 BYR/Month


Minimum Wages in Belarus increased to 265 BYR/Month in 2017 from 230 BYR/Month in 2016.





Tuesday February 21 2017
Belarus Retirement Age - Men at 60.00


Retirement Age Men in Belarus remained unchanged at 60 in 2015 from 60 in 2014.





Tuesday February 21 2017
Belarus Retirement Age - Women at 55.00


Retirement Age Women in Belarus remained unchanged at 55 in 2017 from 55 in 2016.





Tuesday February 21 2017
Belarus Unemployment Rate at 0.90 percent


Unemployment Rate in Belarus decreased to 0.90 percent in 2017 from 1.10 percent in 2016.





Tuesday February 21 2017
Belarus Wage Growth at 7.97 percent


Wages in Belarus increased 7.97 percent in December of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.





Monday February 20 2017
Belarus GDP YoY at -0.50 percent


Leading Economic Index in Belarus shrank 0.50 percent in January of 2017, following a 4.3 percent contraction in January of 2016.





Monday February 20 2017
Belarus Producer Prices MoM at 103.10 Index Points


Producer Prices in Belarus increased to 103.10 Index Points in January from 101 Index Points in December of 2016.





Friday February 17 2017
Belarus Core Consumer Prices at 100.70 Index Points


Core Consumer Prices in Belarus decreased to 100.70 Index Points in January from 101.10 Index Points in December of 2016.





Friday February 17 2017
Belarus Exports at 2095.20 USD Million


Exports in Belarus increased to 2095.20 USD Million in December from 1968.40 USD Million in November of 2016.