Polish GDP growth – 5.1%

The Polish economy grew 5.1 percent in the final quarter of 2017 according to the country’s Central Statistical Office (GUS). Information was presented on Wednesday and it is estimated to be the best result in almost ten years.

“Polish GDP grew 4.6 percent in the whole of 2017, the statistical office said in a flash estimate in late January. In 2016, Poland’s economy expanded by 2.9 percent, the office noted. Polish GDP grew 4.9 percent in the third quarter, and 4.0 percent year on year in the second quarter.

“I can say that domestic demand has [had] a positive impact on the GDP results in the fourth quarter. Thanks to consumer and investment demand ,” Maria Jeznach of the Central Statistical Office was cited as saying by the money.pl website. ”

source: Radio Poland