Bulgaria with Second Fastest Economy Growth in EU
Tuesday, 13 December 2016
Bulgaria ranks second among the EU countries in economic growth. In the third quarter of 2016 GDP grew by 3.4% amounting to 25.336 billion levs, the NSI informed.
Only Romania announced yesterday better Eurostat data, with GDP growth of 4.6%.
Immediately after us come Spain and Slovakia (with growth of 3.2%), Slovenia (3%), Cyprus and Sweden (both 2.8%).
The slowest EU growth was presented by Latvia (with growth of 0.3%), Italy (1%) and France (1.1%).
In the euro zone, gross domestic product for the third quarter was 12.954 billion euros. Compared to the previous quarter, the economic growth was 0.7%