Highly Vulnerable To Mounting External Shocks

January 2012
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jan2012, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p11
Country Report
The article presents an economic outlook of Lithuania for 2012. It forecasts that the country's robust economic performance will moderate in 2012 due to the declining external demand and changing financial environment, along with the deteriorating Eurozone sovereign debt crisis that could lead to a credit downturn for the banking industry. It also projects that export-led manufacturing industry will become less supportive, given that the Eurozone growth outlook falls 0.2% in 2012.


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