Czech exports reach record 4.2 trillion crowns in 2017

Exports by Czech companies reached a record 4.2 trillion crowns last year, an increase of 5.7 percent year-on-year, the Czech Statistical Office confirmed. Exports to China rose by one-fifth while exports to neighbouring Germany rose by 7.3 percent; Germany remains the Czech Republic’s biggest export market; 32.8 percent of total exports from the Czech Republic last year were to the neighbouring country, accounting for 1.38 billion crowns.

The vast majority of exports from the Czech Republic are to EU countries: 83.7 percent.