The latest economic rates in Klaipeda region and city

Klaipėda - center of the region with great economic, cultural and social activities and the concentration of one of the largest salary in the country. For these reasons, and the only ice-free port in the Baltic Sea and the international airport near the city often compared with its capital.

Collectively Klaipeda region's economy and business has been developing in a positive direction - decreasing unemployment, an increase in new start-ups, growing regional GDP created, increasing the average wage. By far the greatest contribution to the development of the region puts the Klaipeda port, which, after the crisis period, encouraging good handling performance and increasing cargo diversification. The successful development of the port activity not only contributes to more than 30 percent of the region's gross domestic product, but also to create a business environment more than 800 companies, whose activities are directly related to the port. The next regional engine - exporting manufacturing companies, particularly dominated by furniture manufacturers. Almost 40 percent the total exports of the region generates a company based in the Klaipeda free economic zone (FEZ).

THE LATEST ECONOMIC RATES IN KLAIPEDA REGION AND CITY:

 

 

Klaipėda region GDP in 2014

4287,8 mln eur

Part of the region in Lithuania GDP in 2014

11,80%

Real grow of GDP in region in 2015

1,60%

Klaipeda region GDP for 1 inhabitant

13,1 t.eur

Eksport from Klaipeda region in 2015

2081,1 mln eur

 

 

Klaipėda city entities income in 2014

5 990, 6 mln eur

Klaipėda city entities aditional value in 2014

1 340,6 mln eur

Entities in Klaipėda city in 2016

6271

Entities in Klaipėda region in 2016

9104

Entities number in Klaipeda city for 1000 inhabitans

35

 

 

Total capital investment of Klaipeda region  in 2014

903 mln eur

Part of the region Lithuania investment

14,90%

Total FDI of Klaipeda region in 2014

1007,3 mln eur

 

 

FDI for 1000 inhabitants in 2015 in Klaipeda region

 3 732 eur

FDI for 1000 inhabitants in 2015 in Klaipeda city

5 578 eur

 

 

Central government consumption expenditure, 2016 II q.

1 789,2 mln eur

Personal consumption expenditure 2016 II q

6 286,6 mln eur

Average wage in Klaipeda city in 2015 IV q (net)

601-655 eur

 

 

Klaipeda city inhabitants in 2016

154.326

Klaipeda region inhabitants in 2016

324.628

Internal migration in 2015

64

International migration in the Klaipeda region in 2015

–1706

 

 

Unemployment rate in 2015

6%

Defliation in 2015

-0,10%

Government (central) consumpion and GDP balance in 2015

-0,20%

The general government (central) deficit in 2015

0,6 % BVP

 

 

Industrial space for rent in Klaipeda city 2016

4,3- 4,63 Eur/m2

Class A office rent in Klaipeda city 2016

8,5- 12,5 Eur/m2