Weekly Export Risk Outlook

05.02.2014

​In the headlines


- Russia: Weak 2013 GDP growth dampens outlook
- Eurozone: The worst outlook for inflation should be avoided
- US: Recent data are poor, but perhaps weather-related
- Spain: Recovery continues, but a long road ahead

 

​Countries in Focus


- Costa Rica & El Salvador: First round of presidential elections
- Poland: 2013 GDP figures hint at solid recovery
- South Africa: Domestic issues heighten external vulnerability
- Thailand: Political uncertainty taints economic outlook

 

Figure of the week: +1.3% - Russia's 2013 GDP growth (preliminary estimate)