TITLE

Growth To Slow To 7.0% In 2008

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Apr2008, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an economic outlook for Slovakia in 2008. Business Monitor International (BMI) is holding to its original forecasts for real GDP growth to increase by 6.9 percent this year, followed by steady declines to 4.5 percent in 2012. The stockpiling of cigarettes and tobacco at the tail-end of last year is expected to impact growth levels in the present year as consumption of the product drops off and base effects weighs on the headline real GDP expansion figure in the fourth quarter especially.
ACCESSION #
31381406

 

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