CSE and CIS
The sanctions imposed on Russia by the Unites States, Canada, Norway and other Western countries, following the occupation of Crimea, did not in principle prevent the maintenance and expansion of economic relations between Russia and the individual EU member states.
On the Croatian rail freight market six freight carriers were active in the Q2’18. The development of railway infrastructure and the increase of passenger and freight transport are key for Croatian economic development.
In Albania there is an increase in value of trade and in FDIs but geographical and commodity structure of trade has not changed significantly despite the Stabilization and Association Agreement between Albania and the EU.