Macroeconomic news

15
August 2019

ERÚ: In 2Q19 electricity and gas consumption increased in CR

In 2Q 2019 the Czech Republic consumed a total of 17.4 TWh of electricity, which represents a y/y increase of 2.5 %. Production fell to 20.2 TWh (-1.1 %).

15
August 2019

Investment funds held capital of CZK 520.5bn in June

The net assets value of investment funds was CZK 520.5bn in June 2019. This is a month-on-month increase of CZK 11.6bn and a year-on-year increase of 14.2%.

9
August 2019

ČNB: GDP growth to reach 2.6%, CZK will appreciate

The Czech economy will grow by 2.6% this year and slightly accelerate to close to the pace of potential output growth over the next two years.

7
August 2019

OTE: 30,084 clients changes electricity providers in June

Totally 30,084 customers switched electricity suppliers in July. In the large client segment, there were 608 reported supplier changes.

6
August 2019

SA: 1,241 solar installations connected to grid in H1 úterý 6. srpen, 11:19

Distribution companies connected 1,241 new solar installations with a total capacity of 7.51 MW to the grid in H1 2019.

6
August 2019

Foreign trade surplus up to CZK 18.4bn

Foreign trade with goods at current prices ended in a surplus of CZK 18.4bn in June 2019, according to preliminary data.

6
August 2019

Industrial production down 6.4% in June

Unadjusted industrial production decreased by 6.4% in June 2019. After adjustment, it dropped by 3.8% in real terms.

5
August 2019

FinMin: CR’s tax income up to CZK 450bn in five years

Czech Republic’s total tax revenue increased by more than CZK 450bn between 2013 and 2018.

4
August 2019

ČNB: Inflation to be above 2% target

Inflation will be above the Czech National Bank’s 2% target in the quarters ahead and will decrease close to the target over the monetary policy horizon.

2
August 2019

MF increases economic growth estimate to 2.5%

The Czech Ministry of Finance (MF) has adjusted its GDP growth prediction for 2019 from 2.4% to 2.5%.

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