Sunday May 20 2018
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 19 2018
Macedonia Building Permits at 211.00


Building Permits in Macedonia increased to 211 in March from 177 in February of 2018.





Tuesday May 15 2018
Macedonia Manufacturing Production at 2.60 percent


Manufacturing Production in Macedonia increased 2.60 percent in March of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.





Tuesday May 15 2018
Macedonia Business Confidence at 28.20 Index Points


Manufacturing confidence in Macedonia increased to 28.2 in April of 2018 from 27.5 in the preceding month. It was a new record high since at least 2001 as future expectations grew for production (36.9 from 36.6 in March) and employment (21 from 20). Also, improvements were seen for current production volume (1.4 from 1.1) and production assurance with orders (21.2 from 21.1). On the price front, selling prices inflation was seen higher (9.6 from 4.7) and input prices decreased (16.1 from 17.1).





Monday May 14 2018
Macedonia Current Account to GDP at -1.30 percent


Macedonia recorded a Current Account deficit of 1.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.





Saturday May 12 2018
Macedonia Tourist Arrivals at 538.00 Hundreds


Tourist Arrivals in Macedonia increased to 538 Hundreds in March from 412 Hundreds in February of 2018.





Monday May 07 2018
Macedonia Overnight Credit Rate at 3.50 percent


Lending Rate in Macedonia remained unchanged at 3.50 percent in May from 3.50 percent in April of 2018.





Monday May 07 2018
Macedonia Overnight Deposit Rate at 0.15 percent


Deposit Interest Rate in Macedonia remained unchanged at 0.15 percent in April from 0.15 percent in March of 2018.





Monday May 07 2018
Macedonia Food Inflation at 1.40 percent


Cost of food in Macedonia increased 2.30 percent in March of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.





Monday May 07 2018
Macedonia Inflation Rate at 1.40 percent


Consumer prices in Macedonia increased 1.4 percent year-on-year in April of 2018, following a 1.6 percent rise in the previous month. Prices rose at a softer pace for food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.4 percent from 2.3 percent in March), restaurant & hotels (0.9 percent from 1.2 percent) and recreation & culture (0.9 percent from 1.3 percent). On the other hand, prices advanced faster for transport (8 percent from 6 percent), furniture & household equipment (0.9 percent from 0.6 percent), alcoholic beverages & tobacco (5.2 percent from 5.1 percent) and communication (0.7 percent from 0.4 percent). Meanwhile, prices continued to fall for housing & utilities (-0.2 percent from -0.3 percent), clothing & footwear (-1.5 percent from -0.9 percent) and healthcare (-0.1 percent from -0.7 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.3 percent from a flat reading in March.