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February 2016 compared with January 2016-Industrial producer prices down by 0.7% in euro area-Down by 0.6% in EU28

In February 2016, compared with January 2016, industrial producer prices fell by 0.7% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.6% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In January 2016 prices … Continue reading

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February 2016-Euro area unemployment rate at 10.3%-EU28 at 8.9%

The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 10.3% in February 2016, down from 10.4% in January 2016, and from 11.2% in February 2015. This is the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since August 2011. The EU28 unemployment … Continue reading

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Fourth quarter of 2015-Annual growth in labour costs up to 1.3% in euro area-Stable at 1.9% in EU28

Hourly labour costs rose by 1.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.9% in the EU28 in the fourth quarter of 2015, compared with the same quarter of the previous year. In the third quarter of 2015, hourly labour … Continue reading

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January 2016 compared with December 2015 – Volume of retail trade up by 0.4% in euro area – Up by 0.8% in EU28

In January 2016 compared with December 2015, the seasonally adjusted volume of retail trade increased by 0.4% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.8% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. … Continue reading

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December 2015 compared with November 2015-Production in construction down by 0.6% in euro area-Down by 0.1% in EU28

In December 2015 compared with November 2015, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector fell by 0.6% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.1% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European … Continue reading

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First estimate for 2015 – Euro area international trade in goods surplus €246.0 bn – €64.2 bn surplus for EU28

The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in December 2015 was €167.5 billion, an increase of 3% compared with December 2014 (€162.1 bn). Imports from the rest of the world stood … Continue reading

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Flash estimate for the fourth quarter of 2015 – GDP up by 0.3% in both euro area and EU28 – +1.5% and +1.8% respectively compared with the fourth quarter of 2014

Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.3% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 during the fourth quarter of 2015, compared with the previous quarter, according to a flash estimate published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European … Continue reading

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December 2015 – Euro area unemployment rate at 10.4% – EU28 at 9.0%

The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 10.4% in December 2015, down from 10.5% in November 2015, and from 11.4% in December 2014. This is the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since September 2011. The EU28 unemployment … Continue reading

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December 2015 compared with November 2015 – Industrial producer prices down by 0.8% in both euro area and EU28

In December 2015, compared with November 2015, industrial producer prices fell by 0.8% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In November 2015 prices decreased by … Continue reading

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