More

    Production Growth was 2.94% Second Quarter of 2013 for Costa Rica

    Must Read

    Difference between Persuasive and Argumentative Essay

    There has always been the misconception that persuasive and argumentative essays are one and the same. In fact so...

    Costa Rica Calls for an Ecological and Resilient Recovery

    Costa Rica today called on the international community to expand and strengthen adaptation solutions to guarantee an ecological and...

    Pay Attention to Your Children’s Mental Health during the Pandemic

    "We don't have a vaccine for our mental health as we do for our physical health." These are the...
    TCRN STAFFhttps://www.TheCostaRicaNews.com
    Creating a Conscious alternative news network that we feel the world needs. Pura Vida!

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) was 2.94% for the second quarter of 2013 , lower than that predicted a year ago which for the same period was 5.65based on a report by the Central Bank of Costa Rica (BCCR).

    Growth exceeded the first quarter of 2013 which was 2.60%. The slight increase in growth is because some sectors of the economy grew faster in the corresponding months. In June, financial intermediation services and manufacturing industry sectors showed a slight recovery from what they were showing months ago.

    Exports of goods and services show a greater increase over the first three months of 2013. The category grew a total of 2.07% and only for foreign sales of services, the increase was 4.83% .

    However, to make the comparison with the same period last year, exports grew in smaller proportion, as in 2012 the increase in exports of goods and services was 9.79% .

    Almost every data point of the GDP are lower compared to the second quarter of 2012, except for the expense account of the Central Government final consumption, which grew at a higher rate.

    The private household spending also grew at a slower rate (3.2%) compared to the first three months of the year (3.43%) and last year (4.15%). EF

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN)
    San Jose Costa Rica

    - Advertisement -
    - Advertisement -

    Latest News

    Difference between Persuasive and Argumentative Essay

    There has always been the misconception that persuasive and argumentative essays are one and the same. In fact so...
    - Advertisement -

    More Articles Like This

    - Advertisement -
    Language »
    Be Part of the Community!
    Stay Up To Date And Connected

    and engage with likeminded folks on Costa Rica

     

    12 Years Changing The Way You Look At News!

    TCRN 12 years