Draft budget sees growth picking up in 2024, strong revenues driving primary surplus to 2.1 pct of GDP
Unemployment rate remains lodged near 11 pct after no change in Aug
Weak demand and adverse weather reflected in Sep PMI, barely in expansion territory
Monthly rise of 3 pct for producer price index in Aug prompts cost concerns
Retail sales grow by 3.1 pct in Jul, as food sales continue to contract
Consumer confidence takes 10-point dive in September
Trade balance worsens as Aug produces 43.3 pct deficit on back of pick-up in non-EU activity
Greece’s trade deficit increased by 43.3 percent year-on-year (YoY) in August, following a 28.9 percent increase in July according to data from the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) released on Friday.
The deficit came to 2.2 billion euros for the month. Imports totalled 5 billion euros, rising by 38.3 percent YoY.
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