18 Sep 2008
Trade and Economic Relations between the Western Balkans and the EU
This paper presents an overview of the current state (mid‐2008) of the economic relations between the EU and the Western Balkan countries. The text starts with a description of bilateral relationships, followed by recent data on trade and investment. Then follows a brief description of intra‐Balkan integration. After that, each Western Balkan countryʹs integration into the global economy is discussed. The last section concludes.