3 March 2014

Hong Kong government reiterates statistics announcement schedule for March to May

Businesses watching the Hong Kong economy can track announcements from the Hong Kong government, which makes public the schedule for press releases throughout 2014. 

The ones to be issued between March and May 2014 are as below, beginning March 3. 

March 2014

3      Retail Sales Statistics for January 2014

7      Statistics on Vessels, Port Cargo and Containers for Fourth Quarter 2013

10     Quarterly Business Receipts Indices for Service Industries for Fourth Quarter 2013

13     Construction Output Statistics for Fourth Quarter 2013

13     Index of Industrial Production and Producer Price Index for the Industrial Sector for Fourth Quarter 2013

14     Gross National Income and External Primary Income Flows for Fourth Quarter 2013

17     Unemployment and Underemployment Statistics for December 2013 - February 2014

18     Statistics on Trade Involving Outward Processing in the Mainland of China for Fourth Quarter 2013

18     Volume and Price Statistics of External Merchandise Trade for January 2014

20     Consumer Price Index for February 2014

21     Chain Volume Measures of Gross Domestic Product by Economic Activity for Fourth Quarter 2013

21     Employment and Vacancies Statistics for December 2013

21     Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Statistics for Fourth Quarter 2013

25     External Merchandise Trade Statistics for February 2014

27     Wage and Payroll Statistics for December 2013

31     Retail Sales Statistics for February 2014

April 2014

15     Volume and Price Statistics of External Merchandise Trade for February 2014

22     Unemployment and Underemployment Statistics for January - March 2014

22     Consumer Price Index for March 2014

25     Business Expectations for Second Quarter 2014

28     External Merchandise Trade Statistics for March 2014

May 2014 

2      Retail Sales Statistics for March 2014

2      Restaurant Receipts and Purchases Statistics for First Quarter 2014

15     Volume and Price Statistics of External Merchandise Trade for March 2014

16     Gross Domestic Product for First Quarter 2014: data contained in the press release entitled "Economic Situation in the First Quarter of 2014 and Latest GDP and Price Forecasts for 2014" issued by the Economic Analysis Division of the Economic Analysis and Business Facilitation Unit under the Financial Secretary's Office.

19     Unemployment and Underemployment Statistics for February - April 2014

22     Consumer Price Index for April 2014

27     External Merchandise Trade Statistics for April 2014

The schedule for regular press releases in the other months of 2014 can be downloaded at the website of the Census and Statistics Department here.