Thursday May 23 2019
Lithuania Retail Sales YoY at 3.50 percent


Retail sales in Lithuania rose 3.5 percent year-on-year in March of 2019, easing from an 8.5 percent gain in the previous month. This was the smallest gain in retail sales since February of 2018, as sales growth slowed for both non-food products (9.0 pct from 13.1 pct in February) and automotive fuel (7.5 pct from 10.2 pct) while those of food products fell (-3.3 pct from 3.4). Within non-food products, sales increased softer for: via mail order houses or via internet (12.7 pct from 25.9 pct); dispensing chemist, medical & orthopedic goods (3.6 percent from 12.9 percent). Meanwhile, sales went up at a faster pace for: audio, video, hardware, furniture & lighting (13.2 pct from 12.1 pct); textiles clothing & footwear (15.3 pct from 14.9 pct), and information & communication equipment (9.1 percent from 9.0 percent). On a monthly basis, retail trade jumped 13.3 percent, rebounding from a 5.6 percent drop in February.





Thursday May 23 2019
Lithuania Industrial Production at 13.80 percent


Industrial production in Lithuania surged 13.8 percent year-on-year in April of 2019, accelerating from a 5.1 percent rise in the prior month. It was the strongest growth in industrial output since May 2013, as output expanded faster for both manufacturing (14 percent vs 7.0 percent in March) and water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities (3.5 percent vs 2.4 percent) while electricity, gas, steam & air conditioning supply rebounded sharply (12.3 percent vs -11.1 percent). Meantime, output of mining & quarrying grew softer (4.9 percent vs 24 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, industrial production went down 0.3 percent, after a 3.4 percent rise in March.





Thursday May 23 2019
Lithuania Industrial Production MoM at -0.30 percent


Industrial Production in Lithuania decreased 0.30 percent in April of 2019 over the previous month.





Tuesday May 21 2019
Lithuania Asylum Applications at 40.00 persons


Asylum Applications in Lithuania increased to 40 persons in March from 25 persons in February of 2019.





Sunday May 19 2019
Lithuania - Credit Rating at 69.00


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Lithuania stands at A with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Lithuania was last set at A3 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Lithuania was last reported at A- with positive outlook. DBRS's credit rating for Lithuania is A (low) with stable outlook.





Saturday May 18 2019
Lithuania Eletricity Production at 377.00 Gigawatt-hour


Electricity Production in Lithuania increased to 377 Gigawatt-hour in March from 342 Gigawatt-hour in February of 2019.





Saturday May 18 2019
Lithuania Productivity at 116.30 Index Points


Productivity in Lithuania decreased to 116.30 Index Points in the first quarter of 2019 from 126.70 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2018.





Friday May 17 2019
Lithuania Core Inflation Rate at 2.20 percent


Core consumer prices in Lithuania increased 2.20 percent in April of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.





Friday May 17 2019
Lithuania Core Consumer Prices at 108.56 Index Points


Core Consumer Prices in Lithuania increased to 108.56 Index Points in April from 107.62 Index Points in March of 2019.





Tuesday May 14 2019
Lithuania Employment Change at 0.30 percent


Employment in Lithuania increased by 0.3 percent from the previous period in the fourth quarter of 2018.