Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Currency 4.21 4.27 4.29 4.32 4.34 4.39
Stock Market (points) 8525.82 8350 8209 8070 7933 7668
Government Bond 10Y (%) 4.49 4.9 4.98 5.05 5.13 5.28
Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) 1.30 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.00 3.5 3 2.5 2.8 3.3
Unemployment Rate (%) 4.00 3.9 3.5 3.6 3.7 4
Inflation Rate (%) 4.10 4 3.8 3.8 3.3 3
Interest Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 3
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -1382.70 -1330 -1000 -1790 -990 -1700
Current Account (EUR Million) -1239.00 -1160 -820 -680 -620 -480
Current Account to GDP (%) -4.50 -4.6 -4.6 -4.6 -4.7 -4.7
Government Debt to GDP (%) 35.10 37.3 37.3 37.3 39.5 39.5
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.00 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -4 -4
Retail Sales MoM (%) -0.20 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.4
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 16.00 16 16 16 16 16
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) 1.30 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.00 3.5 3 2.5 2.8 3.3
GDP (USD Billion) 211.80 245 245 245 265 265
GDP Constant Prices (RON Million) 42388.00 41176 41814 42824 42949 44237
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (RON Million) 10627.30 10300 10443 10528 10559 10876
GDP per capita (USD) 10932.33 12000 12000 12000 13000 13000
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 23313.20 27000 27000 27000 29000 29000
GDP From Agriculture (RON Million) 3066.30 3078 3203 3002 3011 3102
GDP From Construction (RON Million) 2242.80 2163 2131 2165 2172 2237
GDP From Manufacturing (RON Million) 10083.20 10154 10322 10563 10594 10912
GDP From Public Administration (RON Million) 1725.00 1710 1719 1747 1752 1805
GDP From Services (RON Million) 12804.70 12337 12496 12873 12911 13298
Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 4.00 3.9 3.5 3.6 3.7 4
Wages (RON/Month) 5105.00 4465 4465 4400 4400 4800
Wages in Manufacturing (RON/Month) 4401.00 4259 4367 3550 3550 3650
Minimum Wages (EUR/Month) 446.02 446 446 446 500 500
Population (Million) 19.52 19.5 19.5 19.5 19.46 19.46
Retirement Age Women 60.92 60.92 60.92 61.17 61.42 61.42
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65 65 65 65 65
Wages High Skilled (RON/Month) 2880.00 2507 2578 2850 2850 2900
Wages Low Skilled (RON/Month) 1430.00 1305 1328 1400 1400 1480
Living Wage Family (RON/Month) 2160.00 2163 2156 2300 2300 2400
Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 4.10 4 3.8 3.8 3.3 3
Consumer Price Index CPI (Index Points) 100.46 104 104 104 104 107
Core Consumer Prices (Index Points) 105.29 106 106 107 107 109
Producer Prices (Index Points) 111.70 111 112 112 112 116
Producer Prices Change (%) 5.59 4.2 4 3.6 3.4 3.5
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 100.10 104 105 104 103 107
Food Inflation (%) 5.24 5 3.8 4.2 4.4 4.5
Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Interest Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 3
Interbank Rate (%) 3.07 3.07 3.07 3.07 3.07 3.32
Lending Rate (%) 3.50 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.75
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 1.50 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.75
Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -1382.70 -1330 -1000 -1790 -990 -1700
Current Account (EUR Million) -1239.00 -1160 -820 -680 -620 -480
Current Account to GDP (%) -4.50 -4.6 -4.6 -4.6 -4.7 -4.7
Imports (EUR Million) 6915.30 7220 6940 6540 7240 6780
Exports (EUR Million) 5532.60 5890 5940 4750 6250 5080
Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 35.10 37.3 37.3 37.3 39.5 39.5
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.00 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -4 -4
Government Spending (RON Million) 2272.80 2272 2472 2427 2434 2507
Government Spending to GDP (%) 35.00 36 36 36 38 38
Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 16.00 16 16 16 16 16
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
Social Security Rate (%) 37.25 37.25 37.25 37.25 37.25 37.25
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 2.25 2.25 2.25 2.25 2.25 2.25
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Business Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Industrial Production (%) 0.40 0.7 2.6 3 3.1 3.2
Industrial Production Mom (%) 1.10 1.5 0.6 1 0.5 0.6
Manufacturing Production (%) 3.80 2.5 2.8 3 3.3 3.6
Business Confidence (Index Points) -0.20 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.5 1
Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Retail Sales MoM (%) -0.20 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.4
Retail Sales YoY (%) 6.80 8.1 10 9.2 5.5 3.5
Consumer Spending (RON Million) 41137.80 39469 40325 41612 41734 42985
Consumer Confidence (Index Points) -9.90 -10.5 -13.8 -15.4 -14 -18
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.37 1.27 1.24 1.21 1.18 1.18


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