Poland economic growth leader in 3rd quarter - Eurostat

At 5.7 percent, Poland's GDP growth in the third quarter of 2018 was highest in the EU, Eurostat reported on Wednesday. Eurostat wrote that Poland ranked among the EU's fastest-developing economies.

Eurostat observed that Poland's economic growth remained high despite problems suffered by its main economic partner Germany, whose GDP in the 3rd quarter shrank by 0.2 percent.

Also high in GDP growth were Latvia (5.5 percent), Hungary (5 percent) and Slovakia (4.5 percent).