Latin America Economics

Latin America Data Response

31 July, 2018

Mexico GDP (Q2, Prov.)

The surprise contraction in Mexican GDP in Q2 was driven in part by a drop in agricultural production, which tends to be volatile, but growth in the services sector was also surprisingly weak. We think this should be a blip. Even so, following today’s data we have revised down our forecast and now expect GDP to grow by 2.5% over this year as a whole (previously 3.0%).

Access this publication and more, take our free trial subscription today.

Free Trial

Already a subscriber? Simply log in to view this article.

Save to Library

New Book

Making a Success of Brexit
and Reforming the EU

by Roger Bootle

"Outstanding - engaging - absorbing"
Daily Telegraph

Buy now on Amazon
We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Read our Cookie Policy for more information.