Competitiveness / Trade and Investment

This section feature research, opinion and progress reports on how the Czech Republic compares to other EU countries economically. It includes analysis of international rankings such as the WEF and World Bank.

Spotlight issue

11th July 2017 / Competitiveness / Trade and Investment

WTO Global Value Chain Development Report 2017: Between 2000 and 2015 a significant shift occurred between the medium–low and the medium–high technology inputs exchanged by Czech Rep. and Poland

The Czech Republic, Hungary, and Poland, the largest players in intraregional trade in manufacturing inputs among the European economies, accounted for more than 11% of intra-Europe exports in intermediate goods in 2015, a share that more than quadrupled since 1995, the WTO Global Value Chain Development Report 2017 report says.
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22nd May 2017 / Competitiveness / Trade and Investment

Eurostat: Investment to GDP ratio continues to go down in Czech Republic

According to Eurostat, in 2016, the Czech Republic had the second best result in investment volume as percentage of GDP. The country recorded one of the worst results for the 1996-2016 period, though.
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic