CSE and CIS
Croatia slowly begins to understand that relying on a single sector, such as tourism, is not the best formula for a sustainable development. The share of industry exports in total Croatian exports is among the lowest within the new EU member states.
On its path to Eurozone membership Croatia has taken the important step of filing a formal application to join the EU's Exchange Rate Mechanism, or ERM II. But doubts whether introducing the EUR is a good or a dangerous thing exist.
The data from the annual financial statements of the entrepreneurs reveal an extremely interesting dynamics in the structure of the Croatian corporate sector. But the changes are still located at the bottom of the corporate pyramid.
The Croatian chemical industry is moving to the preparation of information and lobbying programs that during the Croatian Presidency will present to the EU members the interests of the industry in general, and in particular the chemical industry.