Greece and Global Expansion
Author: Gikas A. Hardouvelis
BUSINESS PARTNERS magazine
November 1, 2016
During the last ten years, Greece has become more tightly linked to the outside world. Its degree of openness has risen from 43% in 1995 to 49% in 2005 (figure 1), reflecting an expansion of exports into
central and south-east Europe. Those exports represent over a quarter of total Greek exports (figure 2).