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Greek Exports Increase by 37% Year-On-Year, Setting New Record

Greek exports in all major sectors set a new record in 2022, rising by double digits in the eleven months between January and November, according to the data released by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) on Monday. In the January–November...

Funeral Services Join Black Friday Hype in Greece

The business world's "Black Friday" hype has now begun to engulf consumers in Greece, who are eager to take advantage of the special sales offered annually by retailers. The Black Friday phenomenon began in the United States, as the day...

CIA Chief Meets Russian Counterpart in Turkey

The CIA chief met his Russian counterpart in Turkey on Monday. The Kremlin verified that the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director William Burns met face-to-face with Sergey Naryshkin, the head of Russia’s Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR RF), in the...

Greek Toy Manufacturers Urge Support To Unlock Exports Potential

In a market dominated by international franchises and illegal knock-offs, the Greek toy manufacturing industry has stood its ground and continued its long-standing flourishment, providing consistent quality and creative originality to millions of customers in Greece and abroad. Robust over...

EU Posts Large Trade Surplus as Imports Drop in 2020

The Eurozone's trade surplus posted record numbers in June, swelling to 21.2 billion euros ($25 million) as the bloc experienced a corresponding record decline in the importation of goods due to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a recent report...

World’s Largest Shipping Conglomerate Reports Robust Business in 2020

The CEO of the world's largest shipping company, Moeller-Maersk A/S, spoke to reporters at a press conference on Wednesday at the company's headquarters on the Esplanade in Copenhagen, Denmark. The shipping and logistics company published its second quarter figures today,...

Greek Exports at Record Highs in 2019 Despite Global Turbulence

Greece's export performance set new historical records in 2019, the Panhellenic Exporters' Association and the Center for Export Research and Studies announced on Friday. The increase is mostly due to the upward trend of Greek exports to the other nations...

Greece to Begin Procedures to Privatize Ten Regional Ports

The Greek government has launched the necessary legal procedures for the further commercial development of ten large regional ports in the country, according to an announcement issued on Friday. Finance Minister Christos Staikouras and Shipping and Island Policy Minister Giannis...

Greece Will be the Honored Country at China International Import Expo

Greece will be foremost among the countries honored at the China International Import Expo 2019 (CIIE), held in Shanghai from November 5 to 10. A statement by Enterprise Greece, the nation's official export-promotion agency, said that Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos...

Greek Olives and Olive Oil Exempt From US Tariffs on EU Goods

Greek olive oil and olives will be exempt from the recent tariffs imposed by the US government on a variety of European Union products, it was announced on Thursday. The Office of the American Trade Representative recently published its full...