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Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Balance of Trade at -469.70 USD Million  
Serbian trade deficit widened to $469.7 million in March of 2017 compared to $405.8 million gap a year ago. Exports rose 16.2 percent to $1524.3 million and imports went up 16.1 percent to $1994 million. Considering the first three months of the year, trade gap rose to $1151.9 million from $977.5 million. Exports went up 9.4 percent, driven by higher sales of electrical machinery (21.6 percent); iron and steel (91.9 percent); power-generating machinery (15.1 percent); non-ferrous metals (10.5 percent). Imports rose 11.3 percent, boosted by petroleum (55.2 percent); electrical machinery (29.4 percent) and medicinal and pharmaceutical products (31 percent). Export increased to Russia (23.2 percent); China (101.3 percent) and Bulgaria (66.8 percent). Imports were up from Russia (11 percent); Bosnia and Herzegovina (38.6 percent) and Austria (23.4 percent).
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia GDP per capita at 5663.40 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Serbia was last recorded at 5663.40 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Serbia is equivalent to 45 percent of the world's average.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Industrial Production at 0.90 percent  
Industrial production in Serbia went up 0.9 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, following a 1.7 percent slump in the previous month. Output accelerated for manufacturing (10.3 percent vs 2.5 percent), driven by basic metals (41.5 percent); fabricated metal products, except machinery (18.2 percent); machinery and equipment (41.5 percent); food products (4.2 percent) and motor vehicles and trailers (22.1 percent). In contrast, output fell further for electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning (-22.9 percent vs -12.8 percent) and mining and quarrying (-12.5 percent vs -1.4 percent). On a monthly basis, industrial production declined 1.8 percent.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Retail Sales YoY at 5.70 percent  
Retail sales in Serbia went up 5.7 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, following a 1.1 percent rise in the prior month. It is the strongest increase since December of 2016, as sales rose for food, beverages, and tobacco (4.1 percent vs 1.7 percent in February); non-food (10.5 percent vs 2.2 percent) and automotive fuel (1.3 percent vs -1.5 percent). On a monthly basis, retail sales jumped 17.6 percent.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Steel Production at 140.90 Thousand Tonnes  
Steel Production in Serbia increased to 140.90 Thousand Tonnes in March from 79.90 Thousand Tonnes in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Unemployed Persons at 696.58 Thousand  
The number of unemployed persons in Serbia increased to 696.58 Thousand in February of 2017 from 693.86 Thousand in January of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Wages at 47814.00 RSD/Month  
Wages in Serbia increased to 47814 RSD/Month in March from 46990 RSD/Month in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Imports at 1994.00 USD Million  
Imports in Serbia increased to 1994 USD Million in March from 1579.30 USD Million in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Three Month Interbank Rate at 3.53 percent  
Serbia Three Month Interbank Rate decreased to 3.53 percent on Friday April 28 from 3.56 percent in the previous trading day.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Labour Costs at 104.10 Index Points  
Labour Costs in Serbia decreased to 104.10 Index Points in January from 108.04 Index Points in December of 2016.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Loans To Private Sector at 1005550.00 SRB Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Serbia increased to 1005550 SRB Million in March from 999667 SRB Million in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Money Supply M0 at 146340.00 RSD Million  
Money Supply M0 in Serbia increased to 146340 RSD Million in March from 145195 RSD Million in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Money Supply M1 at 578695.00 RSD Million  
Money Supply M1 in Serbia increased to 578695 RSD Million in March from 574522 RSD Million in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Money Supply M2 at 772705.00 RSD Million  
Money Supply M2 in Serbia increased to 772705 RSD Million in March from 758208 RSD Million in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Money Supply M3 at 2182729.00 RSD Million  
Money Supply M3 in Serbia increased to 2182729 RSD Million in March from 2160084 RSD Million in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Consumer Credit at 864877.00 SRB Million  
Consumer Credit in Serbia increased to 864877 SRB Million in March from 850601 SRB Million in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Exports at 1524.30 USD Million  
Exports in Serbia increased to 1524.30 USD Million in March from 1213.40 USD Million in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Crude Oil Production at 20.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Serbia remained unchanged at 20 BBL/D/1K in December from 20 BBL/D/1K in November of 2016.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia GDP per capita PPP at 13277.75 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Serbia was last recorded at 13277.75 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Serbia, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 75 percent of the world's average.
Sunday April 30 2017
Serbia Retail Sales MoM at 17.60 percent  
Retail Sales in Serbia increased 17.60 percent in March of 2017 over the previous month.
Thursday April 27 2017
Serbia Current Account at -162.90 USD Million  
Serbia current account deficit widened to $162.9 million in February of 2017 compared to $160.4 million gap a year ago. The goods shortfall increased by 19.5 percent to $345 million while the services surplus widened by 51.7 percent to $73 million. Also, secondary income surplus went down by 5.7 percent to $264 million while primary income deficit fell by 22.4 percent to $154 million and
Thursday April 27 2017
Serbia Capital Flows at -49.00 USD Million  
Serbia recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 49 USD Million in February of 2017.
Sunday April 23 2017
Serbia Manufacturing Production at 8.10 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Serbia increased 8.10 percent in February of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Friday April 21 2017
Serbia Foreign Exchange Reserves at 9730.30 EUR Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Serbia decreased to 9730.30 EUR Million in March from 9759.40 EUR Million in February of 2017.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Serbia Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 190.00 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Serbia increased to 190 Index Points in March from 189.60 Index Points in February of 2017.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Serbia Food Inflation at 2.80 percent  
Cost of food in Serbia increased 2.80 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Serbia Cpi Transportation at 172.20 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Serbia increased to 172.20 Index Points in March of 2017 from 172 Index Points in February of 2017.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Serbia Inflation Rate at 3.60 percent  
Consumer prices in Serbia increased 3.6 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, following a 3.2 percent rise in the prior month. It is the highest inflation rate since September of 2013, as prices went up faster for food and non-alcoholic beverages (2.8 percent vs 2.2 percent in February); alcoholic beverages and tobacco (6.5 percent vs 6.3 percent); recreation and culture (7.9 percent vs 7.6 percent); communication (5 percent vs 1 percent); furnishings (2 percent from 1.7 percent); and restaurants and hotels (1.4 percent from 1.3 percent). Meanwhile, cost rose at a slower pace for housing and utilities (2.5 percent vs 2.7 percent) and transport (7.9 percent vs 8.3 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices increased 0.2 percent.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Serbia Inflation Rate MoM at 0.20 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Serbia increased 0.20 percent in March of 2017 over the previous month.
Monday April 17 2017
Serbia Interest Rate at 4.00 percent  
The National Bank of Serbia held its benchmark interest rate at 4 percent on April 11th, as widely expected, saying inflation rate will continue to move within the target band of 3 percent ±1.5 pp. Policymakers showed concerns over the uncertainties surrounding the commodity prices, developments in financial markets, and the divergence of monetary policies of leading central banks as the Fed and the ECB, and their impact on global capital flows. Meantime, Serbian economic prospects remain strong and resistant to possible negative impacts of the international environment.
Friday April 14 2017
Serbia Government Debt at 3041907.09 RSD Million  
Government Debt in Serbia increased to 3041907.09 RSD Million in February from 3037506.55 RSD Million in January of 2017.
Wednesday April 12 2017
Serbia Corporate Tax Rate at 15.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Serbia stands at 15 percent.
Tuesday April 11 2017
Serbia Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 20.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Serbia stands at 20 percent.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Serbia Gasoline Prices at 1.24 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Serbia increased to 1.24 USD/Liter in March from 1.23 USD/Liter in February of 2017.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia GDP From Industry at 168406.30 RSD Million  
GDP From Manufacturing in Serbia increased to 168406.30 RSD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 162123.40 RSD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia GDP From Public Administration at 109675.70 RSD Million  
GDP From Public Administration in Serbia increased to 109675.70 RSD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 102946 RSD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia GDP From Services at 136439.70 RSD Million  
GDP From Services in Serbia increased to 136439.70 RSD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 131505.70 RSD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia GDP Growth Rate at 0.20 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Serbia expanded 0.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 over the previous quarter.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.50 percent  
Serbia's economy advanced 2.5 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2016, following an upwardly revised 2.8 percent expansion in the previous period and in a line with preliminary estimates. Household consumption (1 percent from 0.5 percent in Q3) and government expenditure (2.3 percent from 0.8 percent) rose at a faster pace while investments growth slowed (2.6 percent from 6.2 percent). The net trade contributed less negatively, as exports surged 13.8 percent (10.7 percent in Q3) and imports went up 5.9 percent (5.7 percent in Q3). On a quarterly basis, the GDP expanded 0.2 percent, following 0.5 percent growth in the previous period.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Government Debt to GDP at 73.40 percent  
Serbia recorded a government debt equivalent to 73.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Government Spending at 194887.10 RSD Million  
Government Spending in Serbia increased to 194887.10 RSD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 168109.50 RSD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 200196.20 RSD Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Serbia decreased to 200196.20 RSD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 200862.80 RSD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Home Ownership Rate at 81.10 percent  
Home Ownership Rate in Serbia decreased to 81.10 percent in 2015 from 81.90 percent in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Gold Reserves at 18.71 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Serbia increased to 18.71 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 18.51 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Government Budget at -2.90 percent of GDP  
Serbia recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 2.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Social Security Rate at 37.80 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Serbia stands at 37.80 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Social Security Rate For Companies at 17.90 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Serbia stands at 17.90 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Social Security Rate For Employees at 19.90 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Serbia stands at 19.90 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Terrorism Index at 0.09  
Terrorism Index in Serbia decreased to 0.09 in 2015 from 0.41 in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Tourist Arrivals at 86936.00  
Tourist Arrivals in Serbia decreased to 86936 in November from 114243 in October of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Retirement Age - Men at 65.00  
Retirement Age Men in Serbia remained unchanged at 65 in 2017 from 65 in 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Retirement Age - Women at 61.60  
Retirement Age Women in Serbia increased to 61.60 in 2017 from 61 in 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Weapons Sales at 19.00 USD Million  
Weapons Sales in Serbia increased to 19 USD Million in 2015 from 10 USD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Youth Unemployment Rate at 31.20 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Serbia increased to 31.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 28.50 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Unemployment Rate at 13.00 percent  
The unemployment rate in Serbia decreased to 13.0 percent in the last quarter of 2016 compared to 17.7 percent in the previous period. It remains the lowest jobless rate since the first quarter of 2008, as the number of unemployed persons declined by 144.9 thousand to 409.8 thousand and the number of employed rose by 150.6 thousand to 2731 thousand. The labor force participation rate increased by 0.4 percentage points to 52.3 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Labor Force Participation Rate at 52.30 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Serbia decreased to 52.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 54.30 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Lending Facility Interest Rate at 5.50 percent  
Lending Rate in Serbia remained unchanged at 5.50 percent in December from 5.50 percent in November of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Military Expenditure at 877.20 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Serbia decreased to 877.20 USD Million in 2015 from 913.40 USD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Gross Minimum Monthly Wages at 249.69 EUR/Month  
Minimum Wages in Serbia increased to 249.69 EUR/Month in 2017 from 233.37 EUR/Month in 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Personal Income Tax Rate at 15.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Serbia stands at 15 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Population at 7.08 Million  
The total population in Serbia was estimated at 7.1 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia GDP at 37.16 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Serbia was worth 37.16 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Serbia represents 0.06 percent of the world economy.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia GDP Constant Prices at 844891.90 RSD Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Serbia increased to 844891.90 RSD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 822671.60 RSD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia GDP From Agriculture at 74981.00 RSD Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Serbia decreased to 74981 RSD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 81603.20 RSD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia GDP From Construction at 40354.40 RSD Million  
GDP From Construction in Serbia increased to 40354.40 RSD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 39876.90 RSD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Corruption Index at 42.00 Points  
Serbia scored 42 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Corruption Rank at 72.00  
Serbia is the 72 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Consumer Spending at 789310.30 RSD Million  
Consumer Spending in Serbia increased to 789310.30 RSD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 769121.70 RSD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Competitiveness Index at 3.97 Points  
Serbia scored 3.97 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Competitiveness Rank at 90.00  
Serbia is the 90 most competitive nation in the world out of 138 countries ranked in the 2016-2017 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Foreign Direct Investment - Net Inflows at 119.26 EUR Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Serbia increased by 119.26 EUR Million in November of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia External Debt at 25727.00 EUR Million  
External Debt in Serbia increased to 25727 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 25725.80 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Current Account to GDP at -4.70 percent  
Serbia recorded a Current Account deficit of 4.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Serbia at 2.50 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Serbia remained unchanged at 2.50 percent in December from 2.50 percent in November of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Serbia at 47.00  
Serbia is ranked 47 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Serbia improved to 47 in 2016 from 54 in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Employed Persons at 2731400.00  
The number of employed persons in Serbia decreased to 2731400 in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 2814000 in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Serbia Employment Rate at 45.50 percent  
Employment Rate in Serbia decreased to 45.50 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 46.80 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday March 20 2017
Serbia | Credit Rating at 36.25  
Moody's has upgraded Serbia's long-term foreign sovereign credit rating by one notch to 'Ba3' from 'B1', driven by notable fiscal consolidation which has halted the increase in its debt burden and reduces risks to the fiscal position; and recent structural reforms which have increased the resilience of the economy, supporting potential growth. The outlook was changed to stable from positive. S&P Global Ratings has revised its outlook for Serbia's sovereign credit rating to positive from stable and affirmed the country’s long-term foreign credit rating at 'BB-', on stronger prospects for fiscal consolidation. Fitch's credit rating for Serbia was last reported at BB- with stable outlook.
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