Kopint Commentary

GDP growth gains steam


According to the preliminary data, GDP rose by 2.6% in the second quarter, a marked improvement compared to the 0.9% seen in Q1.

GDP: dynamic consumption, ailing exports


According to the final data, unadjusted GDP grew by 0.9% year-on-year.

Steep fall in investments


The first quarter of 2016 saw a drastic contraction of investments, at a rate of 9.6% year-on-year.

GDP: steep deceleration


According to the preliminary data, GDP grew by only 0.9% y-o-y, and the seasonally and working day adjusted growth rate is even lower, 0.5%.

Protracted weakness in industry


According to the preliminary data, industrial production fell in March by 4.6% against the same month of 2015.

GDP components: consumption picking up, service export flagging


The final data confirmed that GDP grew by 3.2% in Q4 and 2.9% in 2015 as a whole.

Industrial growth flattened in January


According to the preliminary data, industrial production eased by 0.2% in January year-on-year.

Investments: strong upturn in Q4, yet no reason to rejoice


In the last quarter of 2015, investment rose by a respectable 7% on an annual basis.

Megugrottak a beruházások, de nincs sok ok az örömre

A tavalyi utolsó negyedévben a beruházások erőteljes, 7%-os növekedést produkáltak.

GDP growth accelerated in Q4


According to the preliminary data, unadjusted GDP rose by 3.2% in the fourth quarter of 2015. Annual average GDP growth at 2.9% was in line with our forecast.