Sunday May 19 2019
Macedonia - Credit Rating at 47.50


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Macedonia stands at BB- with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Macedonia was last reported at BB with positive outlook.





Saturday May 18 2019
Macedonia Tourist Arrivals at 548.00 Hundreds


Tourist Arrivals in Macedonia increased to 548 Hundreds in March from 437 Hundreds in February of 2019.





Saturday May 18 2019
Macedonia Building Permits at 277.00


Building Permits in Macedonia increased to 277 in March from 153 in February of 2019.





Friday May 17 2019
Macedonia Core Inflation Rate at 1.00 percent


Core consumer prices in Macedonia increased 1 percent in April of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.





Friday May 17 2019
Macedonia Core Consumer Prices at 112.38 Index Points


Core Consumer Prices in Macedonia increased to 112.38 Index Points in April from 111.88 Index Points in March of 2019.





Friday May 17 2019
Macedonia Construction Output at -17.80 percent


Construction output in Macedonia decreased 17.80 percent in February of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.





Wednesday May 15 2019
Macedonia Business Confidence at 31.80 Index Points


Business Confidence in Macedonia increased to 31.80 Index Points in April from 31.40 Index Points in March of 2019.





Friday May 10 2019
Macedonia Producer Prices at 104.30 Index Points


Producer Prices in Macedonia increased to 104.30 Index Points in March from 103.60 Index Points in February of 2019.





Friday May 10 2019
Macedonia Producer Prices Change at 1.20 percent


Macedonia's producer prices rose 1.2 percent year-on-year in March 2019, following a 1.0 percent fall in the previous month. It was the highest producer inflation rate in a year, as prices rebounded for energy (0.2 percent compared to -5.3 percent in February); intermediate goods (0.6 percent compared to -2.3 percent); and capital goods (1.5 percent compared to -2.1 percent). Additionally, cost of consumer goods advanced further (2.1 percent compared to 1.8 percent). On a monthly basis, producer prices went up 0.7 percent, easing from a 1.3 percent increase in February. Considering the first quarter of the year, producer prices dropped 0.2 percent over a year earlier.





Tuesday May 07 2019
Macedonia Inflation Rate at 1.90 percent


Consumer Prices in Macedonia increased 1.9 percent year-on-year in April 2019, quickening from a 1.4 percent rise in the previous month. It was the highest inflation rate since February 2018, as prices rose faster for food and non-alcoholic beverages (3.2 percent vs 2.9 percent); furniture & household equipment (1.4 percent vs 1.2 percent) and recreation & culture (3.7 percent vs 2.2 percent) while cost of transport rebounded (1.1 percent vs -2.8 percent). In contrast, prices continued to decline for housing & utilities (-0.1 percent, the same as in March); clothing & footwear (-1.3 percent vs -1.7 percent); miscellaneous goods & services (-0.2 percent vs -0.1 percent) and communication (-1.8 percent vs -1.3 percent) while cost for restaurants & hotels increased at a softer pace (1.8 percent vs 1.9 percent). In addition, health inflation was steady (at 2.9 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.8 percent, following a 0.4 percent rise in March.