The stocks of goods held by firms In the Euro Area increased by 12.09 EUR Billion in the fourth quarter of 2018. Changes In Inventories in the Euro Area averaged 7.03 EUR Billion from 1995 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 25.46 EUR Billion in the third quarter of 2018 and a record low of -27.24 EUR Billion in the second quarter of 2009.
Changes In Inventories in Euro Area is expected to be 4.50 EUR Billion by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Changes In Inventories in Euro Area to stand at 6.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Euro Area Changes In Inventories is projected to trend around 5.40 EUR Billion in 2020, according to our econometric models.