First Release

Year: LIX.
Zagreb, 30 June 2022
IND-2022-5-1

ISSN 1334-0557

PRODUCTION AND SALE OF INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS (PRODCOM), 2021 ‒ Provisional Data, June 2022

 

In 2021, the total value of industrial products sold by enterprises engaged in the production of industrial products in the Republic of Croatia (irrespective of where those enterprises were registered) amounted to 154 002 million kuna. As compared to the previous year, the value of industrial products sold increased by 25 677 million kuna, or by 20.0%. The value of the sale to external markets amounted to 64 200 million kuna, which accounts for 41.7% of the total value of industrial products sold.

According to the NKD 2007. industrial sections, the value of industrial products sold, according to the product activity, was the highest in section C Manufacturing, 120 589 million kuna, D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply, 29 094 million kuna, and B Mining and quarrying, 2 803 million kuna, while in section E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities (only division 36), it was the lowest, 1 518 million kuna. The value of industrial products sold was the highest in division 35 Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (29 094 million kuna) and the lowest in division 09 Mining support service activities (227 million kuna).

B Mining and quarrying
C Manufacturing
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities

 

In the Republic of Croatia, the share of the value of industrial products sold on producers’ own account, according to product activity, was still dominant in 2021 and amounted to 98.1% of the total value of industrial products sold, while the share of the value of industrial products sold under contract with the principal (for third parties) amounted to only 1.9%. The highest share of industrial products sold under contract was recorded in divisions 15 (19.6%), 14 (13.6%), 24 (12.5%), 28 (10.3%) and in section C Manufacturing.

The comparison of industrial products sold in 21 counties of the Republic of Croatia (see table 2 and graph G-6) shows that the highest share in the value of industrial products sold according to the product activity was recorded in the City of Zagreb, 26 222 million kuna (21.3%) and in the County of Primorje-Gorski kotar, 13 148 million kuna (10.7%), while the lowest value of industrial products sold was recorded in the County of Dubrovnik-Neretva, only 259 million kuna (0.2%).

Data on the value of industrial products sold were obtained by the processing of the PRODCOM Survey on Industrial Production in 2021, which covered 2 990 industrial local units belonging to legal entities and tradesmen employing 10 and more persons. The structure of the coverage of legal entities and tradesmen by product activity in 2021, according to the NKD 2007. activity sections, was the following: 1.8% of them were covered by section B, 78.3% by section C, 18.9% by section D and 1.0% by section E (only division 36).

1 VALUE OF INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS SOLD AND EXPORT, ACCORDING TO NKD 2007. SECTIONS AND DIVISIONS, BY PRODUCT ACTIVITY, 2021

Thousand kuna

  Value of industrial products sold, according to NIP 2021.
Total Of that, abroad (export)
Total On own account Under contract with principal Total On own account Under contract with principal
Total 154 002 408 151 106 198 2 896 210 64 200 460 61 959 013 2 241 447
B Mining and quarrying  2 802 615 2 802 615 - 90 264 90 264 -
06 Extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas 1 551 738 1 551 738 - - - -
08 Other mining and quarrying 1 023 559 1 023 559 - 90 264 90 264 -
09 Mining support service activities 227 318 227 318 - - - -
C Manufacturing 120 588 691 117 692 481 2 896 210 62 994 959 60 753 512 2 241 447
10 Manufacture of food products 24 324 331 24 156 286 168 045 6 335 159 6 274 066 61 093
11 Manufacture of beverages 5 632 354 5 622 962 9 392 1 128 376 1 128 376 -
12 Manufacture of tobacco products 284 230 123 475 160 755 51 721 51 721 -
13 Manufacture of textiles 1 106 617 1 019 098 87 519 844 087 770 698 73 389
14 Manufacture of wearing apparel 2 182 255 1 786 954 395 301 1 768 764 1 445 741 323 023
15 Manufacture of leather and related products 2 028 274 1 461 801 566 473 1 777 287 1 242 154 535 133
16 Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials 5 801 560 5 775 421 26 139 3 658 791 3 658 791 -
17 Manufacture of paper and paper products 4 054 731 4 054 654 77 2 164 645 2 164 643 2
18 Printing and reproduction of recorded media 3 176 968 3 151 872 25 096 1 445 103 1 444 143 960
19 Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 9 896 771 9 896 771 - 4 040 761 4 040 761 -
20 Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products 5 071 924 5 044 317 27 607 2 893 251 2 886 446 6 805
21 Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations 5 562 180 5 502 340 59 840 4 904 412 4 844 847 59 565
22 Manufacture of rubber and plastic products 5 617 663 5 592 141 25 522 3 302 367 3 295 319 7 048
23 Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products 9 376 440 9 352 183 24 257 4 637 013 4 637 013 -
24 Manufacture of basic metals 2 850 301 2 488 123 362 178 2 526 022 2 165 086 360 936
25 Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 9 739 700 9 510 645 229 055 6 186 742 6 075 652 111 090
26 Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products 1 580 032 1 546 712 33 320 1 160 688 1 127 368 33 320
27 Manufacture of electrical equipment 6 381 844 6 154 661 227 183 5 055 157 4 836 566 218 591
28 Manufacture of machinery and equipment n. e. c.    4 916 475 4 617 442 299 033 4 223 027 3 939 272 283 755
29 Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers 1 124 818 1 071 071 53 747 948 901 895 154 53 747
30 Manufacture of other transport equipment 2 230 476 2 144 929 85 547 964 082 878 535 85 547
31 Manufacture of furniture 3 169 836 3 140 930 28 906 1 989 564 1 962 573 26 991
32 Other manufacturing 963 406 962 188 1 218 320 075 319 623 452
33 Repair and installation of machinery and equipment 3 515 505 3 515 505 - 668 964 668 964 -
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 29 093 520 29 093 520 - 1 112 174 1 112 174 -
35 Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 29 093 520 29 093 520 - 1 112 174 1 112 174 -
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities (only division 36) 1 517 582 1 517 582 - 3 063 3 063 -
36 Water collection, treatment and supply 1 517 582 1 517 582 - 3 063 3 063 -
NKD 2007. Divisions
   
10 Manufacture of food products
11 Manufacture of beverages
12 Manufacture of tobacco products
13 Manufacture of textiles
14 Manufacture of wearing apparel
15 Manufacture of leather and related products
16 Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; 
  manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials
17 Manufacture of paper and paper products
18 Printing and reproduction of recorded media
19 Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products
20 Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
21 Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations
22 Manufacture of rubber and plastic products
23 Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products
24 Manufacture of basic metals
25 Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
26 Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products
27 Manufacture of electrical equipment
28 Manufacture of machinery and equipment n. e. c.
29 Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers
30 Manufacture of other transport equipment
31 Manufacture of furniture
32 Other manufacturing
33 Repair and installation of machinery and equipment

 

2 VALUE OF INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS SOLD AND EXPORT, ACCORDING TO NKD 2007. SECTIONS, BY PRODUCT ACTIVITY AND BY COUNTIES, 2021

  Value of industrial products sold, according to NIP 2021.
Total Of that, abroad (export)
Total On own account Under contract with principal Total On own account Under contract with principal
Republic of Croatia – sections B and C1) 123 391 306 120 495 096 2 896 210 63 085 223 60 843 776 2 241 447
County of Zagreb 10 194 420 9 958 059 236 361 4 273 185 4 090 081 183 104
B Mining and quarrying  325 233 325 233 - - - -
C Manufacturing 9 869 187 9 632 826 236 361 4 273 185 4 090 081 183 104
County of Krapina-Zagorje 5 183 163 5 032 635 150 528 3 538 582 3 418 071 120 511
B Mining and quarrying  122 955 122 955 - 4 635 4 635 -
C Manufacturing 5 060 208 4 909 680 150 528 3 533 947 3 413 436 120 511
County of Sisak-Moslavina 5 782 894 5 644 911 137 983 3 314 294 3 177 919 136 375
B Mining and quarrying  119 024 119 024 - 10 10 -
C Manufacturing 5 663 870 5 525 887 137 983 3 314 284 3 177 909 136 375
County of Karlovac 4 169 983 3 877 114 292 869 2 296 757 2 012 796 283 961
B Mining and quarrying  11 305 11 305 - - - -
C Manufacturing 4 158 678 3 865 809 292 869 2 296 757 2 012 796 283 961
County of Varaždin 11 088 112 10 583 976 504 136 6 578 125 6 134 459 443 666
B Mining and quarrying  200 844 200 844 - 34 113 34 113 -
C Manufacturing 10 887 268 10 383 132 504 136 6 544 012 6 100 346 443 666
County of Koprivnica-Križevci 5 173 441 5 152 730 20 711 2 570 691 2 550 667 20 024
B Mining and quarrying  693 629 693 629 - - - -
C Manufacturing 4 479 812 4 459 101 20 711 2 570 691 2 550 667 20 024
County of Bjelovar-Bilogora 3 093 264 3 039 211 54 053 955 650 930 450 25 200
B Mining and quarrying  74 868 74 868 - - - -
C Manufacturing 3 018 396 2 964 343 54 053 955 650 930 450 25 200
County of Primorje-Gorski kotar 13 147 569 13 086 767 60 802 5 899 711 5 839 204 60 507
B Mining and quarrying  27 725 27 725 - 324 324 -
C Manufacturing 13 119 844 13 059 042 60 802 5 899 387 5 838 880 60 507
County of Lika-Senj 821 136 811 237 9 899 654 267 654 267 -
B Mining and quarrying  5 512 5 512 - - - -
C Manufacturing 815 624 805 725 9 899 654 267 654 267 -
County of Virovitica-Podravina 1 378 543 1 323 703 54 840 645 339 640 712 4 627
B Mining and quarrying  88 990 88 990 - 1 126 1 126 -
C Manufacturing 1 289 553 1 234 713 54 840 644 213 639 586 4 627
County of Požega-Slavonia 1 224 949 1 192 485 32 464 799 515 767 116 32 399
B Mining and quarrying  83 069 83 069 - - - -
C Manufacturing 1 141 880 1 109 416 32 464 799 515 767 116 32 399
County of Slavonski Brod-Posavina 3 737 656 3 648 232 89 424 2 409 755 2 343 749 66 006
B Mining and quarrying  30 022 30 022 - - - -
C Manufacturing 3 707 634 3 618 210 89 424 2 409 755 2 343 749 66 006
County of Zadar 1 997 268 1 997 268 - 1 168 125 1 168 125 -
B Mining and quarrying  20 895 20 895 - 447 447 -
C Manufacturing 1 976 373 1 976 373 - 1 167 678 1 167 678 -
County of Osijek-Baranja 7 282 789 7 245 451 37 338 3 701 263 3 691 232 10 031
B Mining and quarrying  21 319 21 319 - - - -
C Manufacturing 7 261 470 7 224 132 37 338 3 701 263 3 691 232 10 031
County of Šibenik-Knin 1 631 937 1 294 546 337 391 944 139 606 748 337 391
B Mining and quarrying  17 073 17 073 - 2 230 2 230 -
C Manufacturing 1 614 864 1 277 473 337 391 941 909 604 518 337 391
County of Vukovar-Sirmium 2 271 758 2 157 774 113 984 1 240 849 1 165 424 75 425
B Mining and quarrying  8 261 8 261 - - - -
C Manufacturing 2 263 497 2 149 513 113 984 1 240 849 1 165 424 75 425
County of Split-Dalmatia 4 993 029 4 964 005 29 024 1 582 378 1 582 378 -
B Mining and quarrying  126 261 126 261 - 29 890 29 890 -
C Manufacturing 4 866 768 4 837 744 29 024 1 552 488 1 552 488 -
County of Istria 5 550 548 5 315 614 234 934 3 454 744 3 431 904 22 840
B Mining and quarrying  112 560 112 560 - 17 059 17 059 -
C Manufacturing 5 437 988 5 203 054 234 934 3 437 685 3 414 845 22 840
County of Dubrovnik-Neretva 259 212 258 792 420 88 220 88 207 13
B Mining and quarrying  11 140 11 140 - 115 115 -
C Manufacturing 248 072 247 652 420 88 105 88 092 13
County of Međimurje 7 632 062 7 205 545 426 517 4 680 167 4 281 585 398 582
B Mining and quarrying  217 174 217 174 - 315 315 -
C Manufacturing 7 414 888 6 988 371 426 517 4 679 852 4 281 270 398 582
City of Zagreb 26 222 250 26 151 101 71 149 12 221 515 12 201 846 19 669
B Mining and quarrying  11 799 11 799 - - - -
C Manufacturing 26 210 451 26 139 302 71 149 12 221 515 12 201 846 19 669
Free zones 555 323 553 940 1 383 67 952 66 836 1 116
B Mining and quarrying  472 957 472 957 - - - -
C Manufacturing 82 366 80 983 1 383 67 952 66 836 1 116

1) In 2021, in order to calculate industrial producer price indices, the Nomenclature of Industrial Products was highly elaborated in the part pertaining to electricity supply. However, since electricity distribution areas significantly differ from county areas, presenting data on electricity supply by counties, according to the new Nomenclature, would heavily burden the electricity suppliers. Hence, data for 2021 have been collected only at the level of the Republic of Croatia. Consequently, in table 2. Value of Industrial Products Sold and Export, According to NKD 2007. Sections, by Product Activity and by Counties, 2019, data for section D cannot be presented. Data for section E are not presented due to a small share in the value of industrial products sold.

01 County of Zagreb 08 County of Primorje-Gorski kotar 15 County of Šibenik-Knin
02 County of Krapina-Zagorje 09 County of Lika-Senj 16 County of Vukovar-Sirmium
03 County of Sisak-Moslavina 10 County of Virovitica-Podravina 17 County of Split-Dalmatia
04 County of Karlovac 11 County of Požega-Slavonija 18 County of Istria
05 County of Varaždin 12 County of Slavonski Brod-Posavina 19 County of Dubrovnik-Neretva
06 County of Koprivnica-Križevci 13 County of Zadar 20 County of Međimurje
07 County of Bjelovar-Bilogora 14 County of Osijek-Baranja 21 City of Zagreb

3 PRODUCTION AND APPARENT DOMESTIC CONSUMPTION OF SELECTED MOST IMPORTANT PRODCOM PRODUCTS, BY VALUE OF INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS SOLD, 20211)

PRODCOM 2021 codes and headings Unit of
measure
Industrial products sale Imports Exports Apparent domestic consumption
Volume Value, thousand kuna Volume Value, thousand kuna Volume Value, thousand kuna Volume Value, thousand kuna
21.20.13.80 Other medicaments of mixed or unmixed products, p. r. s., n. e. c. kg 4 565 356 3 497 983 12 663 277 5 741 473 5 772 988 4 077 570 11 455 645 5 161 886
10.13.14.60 Sausages and similar products of meat, offal or blood and food preparations based thereon (excluding liver sausages and prepared meals and dishes) t 58 793 1 710 437 10 284 173 631 7 686 208 335 61 392 1 675 733
11.07.19.30 Waters, with added suga, other sweetening matter or flavoured, i.e. soft drinks (including mineral and aerated) hl 3 076 843 1 673 117 1 335 998 442 916 1 123 530 327 370 3 289 311 1 788 663
27.11.41.80 Liquid dielectric transformers having a power handling capacity > 10 000 kVA pcs 276 1 668 920 7 11 183 231 1 329 078 52 351 025
11.05.10.00 Beer made from malt (excluding non-alcoholic beer, beer containing ≤ 0.5% by volume of alcohol, alcohol duty) hl 2 395 612 1 662 307 1 183 148 398 014 546 258 195 652 3 032 502 1 864 669
16.10.12.50 Wood, sawn or chipped lengthwise, sliced or peeled, of a thickness > 6 mm (excluding coniferous and tropical woods and oak blocks, strips and friezes) m3 729 377 1 654 698 80 893 273 824 1 011 215 2 642 224 -200 944 -713 702
10.71.11.00 Fresh bread containing by weight in the dry matter state ≤ 5 % of sugars and ≤ 5 % of fat (excluding with added honey; eggs; cheese or fruit) t 150 598 1 480 959 13 916 139 295 11 492 134 146 153 022 1 486 108
23.51.12.10 Portland cement t 2 825 815 1 465 291 444 264 180 179 1 726 562 806 553 1 543 518 838 916
23.63.10.00 Ready-mixed concrete t 5 096 147 1 111 089 56 216 4 075 880 5 092 128 1 110 424
10.51.11.42 Milk and cream of a fat content by weight of  > 1% but ≤ 6%, not concentrated nor containing added sugar or other sweetening matter, in immediate packings of a net content ≤ 2 l t 227 544 1 054 568 27 505 106 002 16 140 67 383 238 909 1 093 188

1) Data sources are the results of the annual PRODCOM Survey on Industrial Production. The apparent domestic consumption is calculated by using the formula: Production + Imports – Exports. The negative apparent domestic consumption is the result of a difference in the coverage and methodological approach to these two kinds of data.

NOTES ON METHODOLOGY

This First Release contains the provisional data of the PRODCOM Survey on Industrial Production (IND-21/PRODCOM form) in 2021. It was carried out by the Croatian Bureau of Statistics on the basis of the Official Statistics Act (NN, No 25/20) and the Statistical Standards for the PRODCOM Survey on Industrial Production in 2020, the integral part of which is also the Nomenclature of Industrial Products − NIP 2021. The term "industry" used in this First Release is defined by products (and services) within the NKD 2007. sections B, C, D and E (only division 36). This definition of industry is wider than the definition used in the EU PRODCOM Survey.

PRODCOM indicators of industrial production

The provisional data refer to the most recent data related to industrial production statistics, which are derived from the annual results of the PRODCOM Survey on Industrial Production. The PRODCOM results provide detailed information about a national market and its competitiveness on international markets at the individual product/commodity level, because they are linked with foreign trade data via CT in the same way as the EU PRODCOM results with which they are harmonised. All data at the individual product level are collected on the basis of the Nomenclature of Industrial Products – NIP 2021., which was derived from the PRODCOM List 2021, which is an integral part of the harmonised Statistical Standards for the PRODCOM Survey in the Republic of Croatia. Table 1 presents aggregate results of the breakdown according to product activities, followed by graphs containing data on the value of industrial products sold and export, expressed in thousands of kuna and broken down according to the NKD 2007. sections and divisions. Table 2 presents aggregated results for counties, broken down by product activities according to the NIP 2021. Finally, table 3 shows industrial products sold in volume and value terms of the ten most important selected individual products in the Republic of Croatia according to the PRODCOM List 2021 (aggregates of the NIP 2021. products) for the most recent available year, combined with data on imports and exports (external trade data derived from CT 2021) and calculated values of apparent domestic consumption for each selected product/commodity by adding imports to production and deducting exports. The 10 products were selected on the basis of their share in the total value of industrial products sold and export in the Republic of Croatia according to the results of the PRODCOM Survey on Industrial Production in 2021.

PRODCOM coverage and units. Reporting units in the PRODCOM Survey on Industrial Production are all trade companies and other legal entities and natural persons and parts thereof employing ten and more persons that were engaged in industrial production and/or services (production on own account or on contract basis) in reference annual period, as defined in the NKD 2007. sections B, C, D and E (only division 36). Target statistical units are industrial enterprises and local units of industrial and non-industrial enterprises that produce products defined by the NIP (in line with the PRODCOM List).

Statistical units or parts thereof that are “physically” situated outside of the territory of the Republic of Croatia are not covered. In profiling of statistical units – local units, the county principle is taken into account. In cases where an observation unit is engaged in industrial production on the territory of several different counties, e.g. in five counties, it is further divided into five local units. In order to stay in line with the EU PRODCOM regulations, the production intended for further processing in the same or in other legal units of the same enterprise is not considered its output. The coverage of reporting and statistical units is defined in the Address Book of Industrial Statistical Units, which was established and is regularly maintained by the Industry and Energy Statistics Department.

Data sources used in the annual updating of the Address Book are those of the Statistical Business Register, of other business statistics surveys on industry as well as other available information and data sources. A special criterion applied to the coverage of activities is the so-called 90% rule, which means that a share of at least 90% of gross value added must be achieved for each 4-digit group activity of the NKD 2007. (05.10 to 36.00). If this criterion is not met, the coverage of particular NKD 2007. 4-digit groups is extended to statistical units employing less than ten persons, e.g. small industries such as baking or printing industries and the like.

The PRODCOM Survey for 2021 covered 2 990 enterprises (legal entities and tradesmen) with a response rate of 98.06%, while the non-response estimate was 1.94%.

PRODCOM concepts and definitions

Concepts and definitions used in the PRODCOM Survey of the Republic of Croatia are harmonised with those used in the PRODCOM Survey carried out within the EU. They provide further explanations used in the presentation of PRODCOM results, though it should be taken into account that in other contexts these concepts and definitions may have different meanings. They are intended only for the correct interpretation of the PRODCOM results and are harmonised with the concepts and definitions of the PRODCOM EU Survey.

PRODCOM product is an outcome of a certain economic activity. It is a generic term applied to products that have a physical dimension as well as for industrial services. According to the concept of the PRODCOM Survey, it is defined by the headings of the Nomenclature of Industrial Products – NIP, which is a national version of the EU PRODCOM List. A finished product is any product that has reached a certain stage of treatment or further processing in the production process, so that it is listed under a separate NIP heading. This term also covers all stages of finishing the product, such as cleaning, packing, dyeing, quality testing, sorting and the like.

Industrial services. This term covers treatment, repairs and maintenance services as well as assembly work. Industrial services are normally recorded for each service listed in the NIP and their value is expressed in thousands of kuna, mainly as a provision for the rendered service. Only separately invoiced services are recorded. There are special rules for presenting data on each industrial service in the previously mentioned PRODCOM standards. On the other hand, some industrial services are classified according to the NKD 2007. as non-industrial services, e.g. Maintenance and repair of motor vehicles (section G, class 45.20), Repair of computers and personal and household goods (section S, division 95), Publishing activities, including software publishing (section J, division 58), Motion picture, video and television programme production, sound recording and music publishing activities (section J, division 59), Computer programming, consultancies and related activities (section J, division 62) and Information service activities, including data processing (section J, division 63) and, therefore, they were not a subject of the 2021 IND-21/PRODCOM Survey.

NIP 2021. is the hierarchically structured Nomenclature of Industrial Products (and services), created for measuring the annual industrial production in volume and value terms. It is a more detailed national version of the PRODCOM List. It covers all products and services resulting from performing activities of the NKD 2007. sections B, C, D and E (only division 36). The NIP structure corresponds at all levels to that of the NKD 2007., KPD 2015. as well as of the PRODCOM List 2021., with a further detailed national breakdown.

The NIP 2021. is linked with the Customs Tariff (CT) of the Republic of Croatia in the same way as the PRODCOM List is linked with the EU Combined Nomenclature (CN). It is regularly updated at the beginning of each year according to the updates of the PRODCOM List.

PRODCOM is an acronym that stands for the production statistics of the European Union of industrial production that are defined by the EU Regulation No. 3924/91. The acronym was derived from the French title "PRODuction COMmunautaire" (Community Production). The PRODCOM Survey is designed to provide for information on national, European and international markets. It monitors industrial products defined by the PRODCOM List, which is updated every year. In order to reflect the international dimension of these markets, there is a link between production statistics and foreign trade statistics established in such a way that the EU PRODCOM List was harmonised with the EU Combined Nomenclature (CN) for the reference year in question, so that production statistics data can be comparable with foreign trade data on the detailed product/commodity level. It enabled the calculation of apparent consumption.

PRODCOM List iis a list of products, goods and industrial services listed under the PRODCOM headings. The PRODCOM List for 20211) includes 3 800 compulsory codes and headings that are mainly used in the compilation of detailed product statistics of the EU. The PRODCOM List for 20211) is based on the version 2.12) (= KPD 2015.3)) and is linked with the Combined Nomenclature for 2021 (CN 2021) of the EU via reference notes. It is not structured as a hierarchical classification and that is why it is a "list", although products are divided into "divisions" that correspond to the divisions of the NACE Rev. 2 and cover almost all products and services of the NACE sections B and C. In principle, the PRODCOM headings consist of items or groups of items taken over from the CN in order to allow the comparability of foreign trade and production data and, therefore, they have to be updated at the beginning of each year according to changes in the Combined Nomenclature (CN).

Industrial products sold in PRODCOM. The term "industrial products sold" refers to the production done by statistical units over a period of time that was sold (invoiced) in the reference year. The physical volume and value of industrial products sold are normally recorded for products listed in the NIP if they were sold to other entities on the domestic market, in own shops or exported to international markets. This also includes own-produced products hired out or leased to third parties (e.g. computer equipment, telephone installations, washing machines). Industrial products sold also include finished products (or services) that a statistical unit produced on own account as well as those produced or further processed on a fee or a contract basis for a principal (contract processing) if such production took place on the territory of the Republic of Croatia. It does not include finished products used, or to be used, in further processing in local units of the same enterprise or finished products put on stock to be sold later.

The value of PRODCOM industrial products sold is calculated on the basis of the selling price a producer obtained/will obtain during the reporting period (invoiced values). The value of production includes packaging costs even if they are charged separately, but the following costs are excluded: any turnover tax and consumer tax charged (VAT and excises), separately charged freight costs and any discounts granted to customers. If finished products are hired out or leased to third parties, then prices obtainable on the market for the product in question are defined as estimated values.

Contract processing (contract work). In the PRODCOM sense, the production on a fee or contract basis exists if a statistical unit (contractor) produces or processes particular NIP products ordered by a principal who also supplies, free of charge, the material necessary for that production or processing. The production on a fee or a contract basis is the production carried out under special arrangements between an ordering unit (principal) and a producing unit (contractor). In such a production, only the contractor must report the value of the actual production of industrial products according to the contract, that is, in the country where the production actually took place, in order to avoid double presentation of data. In these cases, the contractor reports the production under the same codes of NIP products as for the production on own account, while, concerning the industrial products sold, he presents only the value of the fee actually paid by a principal for a service of production. In any arrangement for the production or processing on the contract basis, the principal and the producer must belong to different enterprises (business entities), for, according to the definitions of the PRODCOM Statistical Standards, the production or processing on a contract basis between local units belonging to the same enterprise is not possible.

Apparent domestic consumption is a derived indicator calculated by balancing data on industrial products sold in volumes and values for ten most important NIP 2021. individual products with comparable exports/imports volume and value data for the same products/commodities or their aggregates at the PRODCOM List 2021 level (originally foreign trade data aggregated at the CN 2021 levels using Customs Tariff 2021). The following formula was used in the calculation: production + imports – exports. The importance criterion of the NIP 2021. products for the Republic of Croatia has been defined according to the value of industrial products sold and export. Data are presented in physical measurement units (volume) and in thousands of kuna (value).

1) Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/2119 of 22 November 2017 establishing the "Prodcom list" of industrial products provided for by Council Regulation (EEC) No 3924/91 (OJ L 325 of 8 December 2017).

2) Classification of products by activity of the Republic of Croatia 2015 (NN, No. 157/14). KPD 2015 is identical on all hierarchical levels with CPA version 2.1 of the EU.

3) Commission Regulation (EU) No 1209/2014 of 29 October 2014 amending Regulation (EC) No 451/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a new statistical classification of products by activity (CPA) and repealing Council Regulation (EEC) No 3696/93 (OJ L 336, 22 November 2014)

 

Note. Detailed tables of the PRODCOM results for 2021 will be available in the forthcoming Statistical Report entitled Industrial Production in 2021 – PRODCOM Annual Results, No. 1679, which is planned to be issued by the end of March 2023.

 

Abbreviations  
   
CPA Classification of Products by Activity
CT Customs Tariff
EU European Union
hl hectolitre
kg kilogram
KPD 2015. Classification of Products by Activity, 2015 national version
kVA kilovolt-ampere
l litre
m3 cubic metre
mm milimetre
N nitrogen
n. e. c. not elsewhere classified
NACE Classification of Economic Activities in the European Community
NIP 2021. Nomenclature of Industrial Products, 2021 version
NKD 2007. National Classification of Activities, 2007 version
NN Narodne novine, official gazette of the Republic of Croatia
p. r. s. put up for retail sale
p/st pieces/sticks
PRODCOM PRODuction in the COMmunity
VAT value added tax

 

Symbols  
   
- no occurrence
less than
less than or equal to
more than
= equal

 

The survey whose data are published in this First Realese has been conducted with the financial assistance of the European Union. The contents of this document are the sole responsibility of the Croatian Bureau of Statistics and can under no circumstances be regarded as reflecting the position of the European Union.

 

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Ivana Zoroja Milić, Goran Dolšak i Luka Mihelj


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