Direct exports account for around one third of overall trade. This was stated for ČIANEWS by the general manager of agency CzechTrade, Radomil Doležal, who added that the share of small and medium-sized companies accounted for 39.55 % of total imports and 28.55 % of overall exports in 2017. He added that in 2Q 2019 goods worth CZK 1.15 trillion were exported, up 4.8 % y/y. In 1H 2019 exports increased by 4.9 %.
Prepared by the team of foreign office CzechTrade Chicago