Category: Market and Trade

Euro Hits Lowest Level against Lek Since 2009

Euro Hits Lowest Level against Lek Since 2009

TIRANA, May 3 The Bank of Albania (BoA) says that the recent strengthening of the Albanian Lek against the Euro is not a consequence of the institution’s strategy for a strong domestic currency. On Thursday, the Euro exchange rate to Lek was 127.92, the lowest...

Albania’s Exports Increased in Q1

Albania’s Exports Increased in Q1

TIRANA, April 18 Albanian exports during the first three months of 2018 were worth Euro 95 million more compared to the same period of 2w017. Official data from the Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) show that Albanian companies sold to the international market commodities worth of...

Albania’s Beer Imports Continue Upward Trends

Albania’s Beer Imports Continue Upward Trends

TIRANA, April 17 Beer imports continue an upward trend even in 2018. Based on the data provided by the Ministry of Finances, beer imports during the first two months of the year increased by 3.5 tons. Beer imports have seen an upward trend since 2016....

Export of Made in Albania Goods Increased by 18.7% in February

Export of Made in Albania Goods Increased by 18.7% in February

TIRANA, March 19 Exports of Made in Albania goods to the international market have seen significant growth during the recent years. The demand for Albanian products is now consolidated and increasing rapidly. The Albanian Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) confirmed in its recent publication for the...