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The FINANCIAL -- Almost 1.3 million hectares (ha) of land in the European Union (EU) were covered with fruit trees in 2017. A little over one third of this total was accounted for by apple orchards (473 500 ha, 37%), and another one fifth by orange groves (255 500 ha, 20%). Of the remainder, peach orchards covered 190 500 ha (15%), small citrus fruit trees producing satsumas and clementines in ...

The FINANCIAL -- With Black Friday and Cyber Monday done for another year, both retailers and shoppers have well and truly turned their attention to the festive ...

The FINANCIAL -- In 2017, households in the European Union (EU) spent 13.0% of their total consumption expenditure on transport. This represents a total expenditure of over €1.1 trillion, ...

The FINANCIAL -- In October 2018, compared with September 2018, industrial producer prices rose by 0.8% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.7% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the ...

The FINANCIAL--In 2017 the LAS was the destination of 10.3 % of exports from the EU and the origin of 6.5 % of all EU imports from the rest of the world. Between 2007 and 2017, exports from the EU to ...

The FINANCIAL -- In December 2018 compared with November 2018, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 0.4% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.9% in the EU28, according ...

The FINANCIAL -- Supply and use tables are used for macro-economic analyses of the the EuropeanUnion (EU) and euro area economies. They give an annual snapshot of overall production and use ...

The FINANCIAL -- Consumer mood in Germany indicates positive development for consumer climate at start of year - Findings of the GfK Consumer Climate Study for January 2019 ...

The FINANCIAL -- The share of young people aged 16-29 living with their parents in 2017 was 68.2 % in the EU-28. For young men the share was 73.3 %, while for young women it was 62.9 %, a gap of 10.4 ...