Slovenia

In-depth country-focused analysis on Slovenia's economic, political and operational risk environment, complemented by detailed sector insight

Our comprehensive assessment of Slovenia's operating environment and the outlook for its leading sectors are formed by bringing together a wealth of data on global markets that affect Slovenia, as well as the latest industry developments that could impact Slovenia's industries. This unique integrated approach has given us an impeccable track-record for predicting important shifts in the markets, ensuring you’re aware of the latest market opportunities and risks in Slovenia before your competitors.

Slovenia Country Risk

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Core Views Political instability will remain elevated as the four-party government coalition attempts to push through harsh austerity measures that will likely prompt parliamentary tensions and...

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Slovenia Industry Coverage (14)

Autos

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The most recent data available from Slovenia's Association of Automobile Manufacturers and Authorised Importers suggest that 2013 could have been a positive year for new car sales. January to...

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Commercial Banking

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Commercial Banking Sector Indicators Date Total assets Client loans Bond portfolio Other Liabilities and capital Capital Client deposits Other...

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Defence & Security

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BMI View: Defence expenditure as a proportion of GDP rose in the last decade, from 1.15% of GDP in 2000 to 1.6% of GDP in 2010. However, it has declined since then, and we forecast defence...

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Food & Drink

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BMI view: While macroeconomic data indicates that Slovenian economy is finally exiting recession, household consumption is expected to remain curtailed by elevated unemployment levels and slow wage...

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Freight Transport

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Despite a 3% drop year-on-year (y-o-y) in June, Slovenian exports continued to expand in 2013, reaching 1.5% growth for H1 2013 compared with the same period last year. This provides welcome news to...

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Information Technology

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BMI View:   T he   development of the Slovenian IT market was stymied in 2012 and 2013 by the challenging economic environment - and we downgraded our forecast for 2014 as a result of ongoing...

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Infrastructure

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BMI View: We remain bearish on the outlook for the Slovenian construction industry, premised on the poor outlook for the broader economy. Although we were over pessimistic at -7.7% year-on-year (y-o...

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Insurance

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BMI View:   As of late 2014, it is clear that market leader Triglav has achieved a significant increase in profits this year. However, this is partly because of a sharp improvement in investment...

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Medical Devices

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Espicom Industry View:   The Slovenian medical device market is expected to grow by just 0.6% per annum to 2018, but a struggling economy and political instability, not to mention allegations...

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Oil & Gas

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B MI View:   There are glimmers of hope in the upstream oil and gas segment, with the Ascent-operated Petišovci tight gas scheme capable of improving near-term energy self-sufficiency and...

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Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare

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BMI View:   Slovenia is facing deflationary pressures on cons umer prices ,   which will impact pharmaceutical spending - especially as an increasing proportion of high - value drugs is...

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Retail

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BMI View:   We forecast that political instability and delays in public sector reform will create obstacles for the growth of Slovenia ' s retail market during the next few years. Total...

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Telecommunications

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BMI View: The Slovenian mobile market is the regional leader in both ARPU levels and postpaid subscription mix in Central and Eas tern Europe . This is due to its small geographic size and...

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Tourism

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The Slovenian tourism industry is benefiting from 2013's record growth in revenues, and this is set to continue into 2014 on the back of the continuing domestic economic recovery and the...

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