The next wave of the COVID-19 pandemic and precautionary measures to help prevent its spread, which were introduced in October, suppressed the recovery of the manufacturing sector we observed in September.
Economic situation in Poland in the 3rd quarter of 2020 improved, however, business activity is still on the low level.
Business situation in the trade sector deteriorated in the 2nd quarter of 2020.
In the 2nd quarter of 2020 situation in the Polish agriculture continued to deteriorate. The agricultural confidence indicator (IRGAGR) dropped by 11.6 pts.
On September 12-14, 2018, Elżbieta Adamowicz and Konrad Walczyk from Research Institute on Economic Development and Michał Bernardelli, Bartosz Witkowski and Emilia Tomczyk from Institute of Econometrics participated in the 34th international CIRET conference in Rio de Janeiro -"Economic Tendency Surveys and Economic Policy (The use of Big Data in Economic Cycle Statistics and Research)" organized in Rio de Janeiro in cooperation with KOF and Getulio Vargas Foundation FGV.