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Economic Indicators

Economic forecasts - General economic indicators - Investments - Foreign trade

Economic forecasts

Indicators 2007 2008
GDP (USD billion) 1223.735 1480.18
GDP (constant prices, annual % change) 7 6.5
GDP per capita (USD) 8 612 10 468
Inflation rate (consumer prices, annual % change) 8.1 7.5

Source : IMF - World Economic Outlook Database

General economic indicators

Indicators 2004 2005 2006
GDP (USD billion)(1) 591.861 764.068 984.925
GDP (constants prices, annual % change)(1) 7.2 6.4 6.7
GPD per capita (USD)(1) 4104.444 5324.519 6897.232
Inflation (consumer prices, annual % change)(1) 10.9 12.7 9.7
Unemployment rate (%)(2)
External debt (USD billion)(3) 1655.701 1518.395 ..
Official exchange rate per USD (period average)(3) 28.81374 28.28444 27.19096

Source : (1) IMF - World Economic Outlook Database,
(2) ILO - Key Indicators of the Labour Market, (3) World Bank - World Development Indicators

GDP per activity sector 2004 2005 2006
Agriculture and fishing (%) 5.04 5.56
Industry and mining (%) 35.17 38.05
Services (%) 59.79 56.39

Source : World Bank - World Development Indicators

Investments

Foreign Direct Investments 2004 2005 2006 World rank (*)
2006
FDI inflows (USD million) 15,444 12,766 28,732 87/141

Source : UNCTAD - World Investment Report
Note : (*) World Rank = UNCTAD Inward FDI Performance Index.
It is a measure of the extend to which a host country receives inward FDI relative to its economic size.
It is calculated as a ratio of the country's share in global FDI inflows to its share in global GDP.

Foreign Trade

General indicators

Indicators (USD billion) 2004 2005 2006
Imports of goods 97.38 125.43 164.69
Exports of goods 183.21 243.80 303.93
Trade balance 85.83 118.36 139.23
Current account 59.00 83.84 94.47

Source : World Bank - World Development Indicators

Indicators (%) 2004 2005 2006
Share of foreign trade in GDP 56.5 56.6 53.5
Share of imports of goods and services in GDP 22.1 21.5 20.2
Share of exports of goods and services in GDP 34.4 35.1 33.3
Imports of goods and services (annual % change) 22.0 17.3 20.2
Exports of goods and services (annual % change) 11.8 6.3 4.3

Source : World Bank - World Development Indicators

Trade in goods/services by major category

2005 Imports Exports
Total Trade in Goods (USD billion): 125.43 243.80
Agricultural raw materials 1.1 3
Food products 16.6 1.4
Hydrocarbons 2.5 50.2
Manufactured products (chemicals, machines,...) 69 20.9
Ores and metals 2.5 7.7

Source : World Bank - World Development Indicators

2005 Imports Exports
Total Trade in Services (USD billion): 32.7 20.2
Transport 11.9 38.6
Tourism 48.2 25.9

Source : World Bank - World Development Indicators

Trade Data, by HS Code
Import Statistics Export Statistics

Source : www.intracen.org, last available data

Trade by partner countries

Main Customers
(% of exports)
 
Netherlands 11,90%
Italy 8,30%
Germany 8,10%
China 5,20%
Ukraine 5,00%
Main suppliers
(% of imports)
 
Germany 13,40%
China 9,40%
Ukraine 6,70%
Japan 5,70%
Belarus 5,00%

Source : Comtrade, 2006.

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Last update : January 2008
Next update : October 2008