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The total value of works that contractors from the Republic of Serbia performed abroad in 2020 amounted to 22 261 million RSD.
In April 2021, 2 061 building permits were issued, presenting the increase of 102.9% related to April 2020. Out of the total number of permits issued in April 2021, 79.0% related to buildings and 21.3% to civil engineering. When referring only to buildings, 73.1% related to residential buildings and 26.9% to non–residential ones, while regarding civil engineering, the largest number related to pipelines, communication and electric power lines (70.4%).
Prices of goods and services used for personal consumption in May 2021 in relation to April 2021 Increased by 0.5% on average (index 100.5).
Producer prices of agricultural and fishing products in April 2021, compared to the same month of 2020, were increased by 13.9% average.
In 2020, 3 976 million m3of water was used in the industry sections. The majority of water was used for cooling purposes in electric power generation. The used water decreased by 6.1% in relation to the previous year.
From a total of 3 976 million m3 of water abstracted in the industry sections, 99.6% included water from own abstraction (98.7% surface water, 0.9% groundwater), and 0.4% from public water supply system.
According to the preliminary data, operating income in non-financial business economy in the Republic of Serbia in the first quarter of 2021 increased by 7.8% relative to the same period of the previous year. In the Information and Communication Sector operating income were increased by 6.7% relative to the same period of the previous year.
During the 1st quarter of 2021, it can be noted that number of first time registered road motor vehicles and trailers and semi-trailers increased, excluding the number of special purpose motor vehicles, that decreased. The greatest number of road motor vehicles was produced by the following manufacturers: Volkswagen, Opel, Peugeot, Fiat and Audi.
Based on the results, it can be concluded that the most frequent number of freight vehicles was of the capacity up to 999 kg, as well as that the greatest number of such vehicles was with diesel motor energy.
The total number of passenger road motor vehicles that entered the Republic of Serbia in the first quarter 2021 decreased by 25.3%, compared to the same period of the previous year. The number of vehicles registered in our country decreased by 19.0%, while the number of vehicles registered abroad decreased by 29.5%. Among foreign vehicles, the largest number was registered in Hungary, 5.1%, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 4.5% and in Germany, 4.2%.
The exit of passenger road motor vehicles from the Republic of Serbia decreased by 33.8% compared to the same period 2020. The exit of vehicles registered in the country decreased by 19.1%, while in the same period, the exit of vehicles with foreign registration plates decreased by 43.9%. The largest number of vehicles was registered in Hungary, 7.0%, Germany, 6.0% and Austria, 5.5%.