European Growth Outlook 09/2017

European economy in the fast lane. BDI expects over two percent growth

The BDI anticipates an economic growth of over two percent in the EU and the euro area for 2017. The euro area is growing robustly with many countries performing better than they have for a long time. Many sentiment indicators are at record highs. The global growth of over 3.6 percent is fuelling the European economy. Exports are increasing further, despite the slight appreciation of the euro.