Chile´s Economy Grew 4.1% YoY in Q1

In the first quarter of 2013, Chile´s GDP expanded 4.1 percent yoy, down from the 5.7 percent expansion registered in the previous quarter.

Total consumption increased 5.5 percent, after rising 7.3 percent in the previous quarter.

Investment registered a gain of 9.6 percent, below the 18.1 percent recorded in the previous three month period.

Exports increased only 1 percent, while imports rose 8.2 percent.

On quarter-over-quarter basis, the GDP expanded 0.5 percent, down from the 1.5 percent gain recorded in the fourth quarter of 2012.

Chile´s Economy Grew 4.1% YoY in Q1

Duarte Ricardo |
5/20/2013 1:53:31 PM