Sunday February 18 2018
Moldova - Credit Rating at 25.00


Moody's credit rating for Moldova was last set at B3 with stable outlook.





Friday February 16 2018
Moldova Mining Production at -24.20 percent


Mining production in Moldova decreased 24.20 percent in December of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Friday February 16 2018
Moldova Manufacturing Production at -1.40 percent


Manufacturing Production in Moldova decreased 1.40 percent in December of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Friday February 16 2018
Moldova Industrial Production MoM at 0.30 percent


Industrial Production in Moldova increased 0.30 percent in December of 2017 over the previous month.





Friday February 16 2018
Moldova Industrial Production at -3.00 percent


Industrial production in Moldova tumbled 3 percent year-on-year in December of 2018, compared to an upwardly revised 9.6 percent jump in the previous month. It was the first contraction in industrial activity since April last year when it shrank deeply by 9 percent. Output fell for mining and quarrying (-24.2 percent vs 25.5 percent in December) and manufacturing (-1.4 percent vs 11.8 percent), mostly due to declines in production of machinery and equipment (-37 percent vs 34.5 percent); food (-12.4 percent vs 23.8 percent) and computers, electronics and optical products (-25.7 percent vs -1.4 percent). Also, the utilities sector continued to plunge (-8.1 percent vs -3.6 percent). On a monthly basis, industrial production was up 0.3 percent, following a downwardly revised 0.5 percent gain in November. In 2017, industrial activity grew 3.4 percent from 0.9 percent in 2016.





Thursday February 15 2018
Moldova Imports at 471.50 USD Million


Imports to Moldova jumped 20.5 percent year-on-year to USD 471.5 million in December 2017. For the whole 2017, imports surged 20.2 percent to USD 4831.4 million, led by purchases of meat and meat products (46.1 percent); sugar and honey (37.2 percent); telecommunication machinery & equipment (35.6 percent); clothing and accessories (28.2 percent); dairy products and poultry eggs (27.8 percent) and oil and petroleum products (26.9 percent).





Thursday February 15 2018
Moldova Exports at 233.20 USD Million


Exports from Moldova rose 20.5 percent year-on-year to USD 233.2 million in December 2017. For the whole 2017, exports grew 18.6 percent to USD 2425.1 million, driven by sales of prefabricated buildings and heating and lighting installations (46.4 percent); vegetables & fruits (46.1 percent); metal ores and metal waste (40.3 percent); raw & processed tobacco (37.3 percent); machinery & electrical appliances (37.1 percent); natural fertilizers and natural minerals (33.7 percent) and organic chemicals (29.6 percent). At the same time, exports decreased for processed rubber (-82.4 percent); live animals (-22.7 percent); sugar and honey (-22 percent) and essential oils and beauty products (-20 percent).





Thursday February 15 2018
Moldova Balance of Trade at -238.30 USD Million


The trade deficit in Moldova increased 20.4% to USD 238.3 million in December of 2017 from USD 197.9 million a year ago and it’s the highest since December of 2014. Imports jumped 20.5% to USD 471.5 million and exports rose 20.5% to USD 233.2 million. For the whole 2017, the trade gap widened 21.8% to USD 2406.3 million. Imports surged 20.2%, led by purchases of meat and meat products (46.1%); sugar and honey (37.2%); telecommunication machinery & equipment (35.6%); clothing and accessories (28.2%) and dairy products and poultry eggs (27.8%). Also, exports grew 18.6%, driven by sales of prefabricated buildings and heating and lighting installations (46.4%); vegetables & fruits (46.1%); metal ores and metal waste (40.3%); raw & processed tobacco (37.3%); machinery & electrical appliances (37.1%) and natural fertilizers and natural minerals (33.7%). Meantime, exports decreased for processed rubber (-82.4%); live animals (-22.7%) and sugar and honey (-22%).





Tuesday February 13 2018
Moldova Social Security Rate at 29.00 percent


The Social Security Rate in Moldova stands at 29 percent.





Tuesday February 13 2018
Moldova Social Security Rate For Employees at 6.00 percent


The Social Security Rate For Employees in Moldova stands at 6 percent.