Real GDP (chained volume measure) increased by 1.5 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2013.
On the expenditure side, private consumption increased by 1.6 percent.
Construction investment rose 0.7 percent, while facilities investment dropped by 11.75 percent.
Exports grew by 3.6 percent and imports by 1.8 percent.
On the production side, agriculture, forestry & fishing increased by 0.2 percent.
Manufacturing grew by 1.1 percent, Construction by 0.9 percent and Services by 1.9 percent.
Real gross domestic income (GDI) increased by 3.6 percent.
On a quarter-over-quarter basis, real GDP (chained volume measure) expanded 0.9 percent.