14.12.2017 Estonia's activity in foreign markets remained large in October 2017

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 33 million euros in surplus in October 2017. The surplus on the goods and services account was 74 million euros, which was 24 million ...

11.12.2017 People are used to paying with bankcards, but still would not like to see a cashless society
  • The incomes and pensions of 90% of people in Estonia are paid by bank transfer, and only 4% in cash
  • Some 80% of people use both bankcards and cash to pay for their daily purchases, and ...
07.12.2017 Inflation was faster in November because of motor fuels and food
  • Inflation was at its highest in November since March 2012
  • Food price inflation has not yet disappeared
  • Faster growth in the economy has allowed companies to raise prices

The ...

07.12.2017 The current account is moving a step at a time towards balance
  • Growth in investment has led to increased imports
  • The movement of capital was affected by structural changes in the financial sector
  • During the first three quarters this year, ...
07.12.2017 The surplus on the services account of the Estonian balance of payments was the largest ever in the third quarter
  • The surplus on the current account of the Estonian balance of payments was 241 million euros in the third quarter of 2017, or 4.2% of GDP, which was 50 million euros less than at the same time ...