Croatian ten-month foreign trade9 December 2008
Croatia's Central Bureau of Statistics reports that Croatia exported leather and leather products worth US$285 million in the first ten months of this year, a year-on-year increase of 4.1%. Croatian imports of the same types of commodities in the January to October period were 9.9% higher year-on-year at US$413 million.
The average gross monthly wage in Croatia's leather industry in the third quarter of this year was US$652, a year-on-year increase of 4.5%. In comparison, the average gross monthly wage in Croatia in the third quarter of this year was US$1,342.