Sustainable Development Gals
In November 2018, 1 672 building permits were issued. If observing the period from the beginning of the year, in the first eleven months, total number of issued permits amounted to 18 016, presenting the increase of 6.3% in relation with the same period of the previous year.
Producer prices of agricultural and fishing products in November 2018 in relation to October 2018 were increased by 1.2% on average. Prices in November 2018 were decreased by 10.8% in relation to November 2017.
Prices of goods and services used for personal consumption in Decembar 2018 in relation to November 2018 increased by 0.1% on average.
During 2018, 54 540 thous. m³ of water were abstracted for irrigation, 27.5% less than in the previous year. Water was mostly pumped from water currents (88.3%), while the rest of quantities were abstracted from the groundwater, lakes and reservoirs and from public water supply network.
The retail trade turnover in the Republic of Serbia in November 2018 compared with November 2017, increased by 9.1% at current prices and by 6.1% at constant prices.
In the Republic of Serbia, in November 2018, compared to November 2017, number of tourist arrivals was by 15.3% greater, while number of tourist overnight stays was by 13.3% greater.
In November 2018, compared to November 2017, number of overnight stays of domestic tourists was by 10.5% greater while number of overnight stays of foreign tourists was by 17.3% greater.
The overall external trade in the Republic of Serbia for the period January - November 2018 amounted to:
- USD 41574.7 million - which was an increase of 17.2% compared to the same period 2017;
- EUR 35087.0 million - which was an increase of 11.2% compared to the same period 2017.
The industrial production in the Republic of Serbia in November 2018 increased by 7.6% relative to 2017 average and in the period January - November 2018, relative to the same period 2017, industrial production increased by 2.1%. In November 2018, manufacturing recorded the increase of 9.8% relative to 2017 average and comparing the period January – November 2018 with the same period 2017, increase of 2.7 % was noted.