GDP growth rate in the euro area of ​​0.2% in the third quarter … The lowest in four years



Gross domestic product (GDP) in the euro area increased by 0.2 percent in the first quarter this year, the lowest since Eurostat's second quarter of 2014 (CNN).

The euro area is the 19 Member States that use the euro within the EU.

Germany, the EU's largest economy, recorded GDP growth of -0.2% in the third quarter.

The French gross domestic product rose by 0.4 percent in the third quarter. Italian GDP increased by 0.0% in the third quarter.

Industrial production in the euro area fell by 0.3% in September compared to the same period last year, and by 0.9% in comparison with the same period last year.

In the third quarter, the gross domestic product of the euro area increased by 1.7 percent yoy, the lowest in the fourth quarter of 2014.

In the meantime, the euro area employment rate in the third quarter increased by 0.2 percent compared to the previous quarter and 1.3 percent relative to the same period last year.

ksk@newsis.com



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