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Mexico Reports GDP Growth: INEGI

By Emilio Aristegui | Thu, 09/01/2022 - 10:10

INEGI reports that the country is trending toward a vital recovery, yet continues to report slow progress. “At an annual rate and with seasonally adjusted series, the GDP rose 1.9 percent, in real terms, in the second quarter of 2022. By large groups of economic activities, the GDP of secondary activities grew 3.3 percent, that of primary activities 1.4 percent and that of the tertiary activities 0.9 percent,” reads INEGI’S press release. 

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INEGI Reports GDP Growth

The Mexican economy registered a general increase of 0.9 percent in GDP. The country continues to push for a major recovery, as the economy pushes for slow GDP increases.

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Emilio Aristegui Emilio Aristegui Junior Journalist and Industry Analyst