Overall, the economy should expand by 3% in the medium term. Assuming EU recovery is sustained, tourism should continue to support expansion. Infrastructure investments should continue and help as well. That should also lead to improvements in the labour market. In the same period, additional political stabilisation should take place and EU accession should advance steadily.

map Montenegro
Main Economic Indicators201520162017201820192020
Population, 1000 persons622622622...
GDP, real change in %
GDP per capita (EUR at PPP)123001300013900...
Gross industrial production, real change in %7.9-2.9-4.2...
Unemployment rate - LFS, in %, average17.617.416.
Average gross monthly wages, EUR725751765...
Consumer prices, % p.a.
Fiscal balance in % of GDP-8.3-3.6-5.3...
Public debt in % of GDP62.360.861.1...
Current account in % of GDP-11.0-16.2-16.1-17.1-18.3-18.4
FDI inflow, EUR mn630205494...
Gross external debt in % of GDP53.550.651.5...

Basic data are continuously updated.

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Monthly Report No. 6/2018

Vasily Astrov, Rumen Dobrinsky, Richard Grieveson, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Peter Havlik, Gabor Hunya, Sebastian Leitner, Isilda Mara, Olga Pindyuk, Leon Podkaminer, Sandor Richter and Hermine Vidovic
wiiw Monthly Report No. 6, June 2018
27 pages including 1 Table and 1 Figure



MONTENEGRO: Tourism to the rescue

Vladimir Gligorov
in: Riding the Global Growth Wave
wiiw Forecast Report No. Spring 2018, March 2018 , pp. 122-124
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