Chile´s Economy Expands 5.7% In Q4


Chile´s GDP grew 5.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012 from a year earlier boosted by domestic demand.

In the fourth quarter of 2012, consumption rose 7.3 percent while investment increased 18.1 percent.

In the fourth quarter of 2012, exports increased 4.7 percent after declining 4.3 percent in the previous quarter. 

In the fourth quarter of 2012, GDP expanded 1.5 percent over the third quarter, compared to 1.2 percent growth in the third quarter. 

In the full year of 2012, Chile´s economy expanded 5.6 percent.


Duarte Ricardo | duarte.ricardo@tradingeconomics.com
3/18/2013 11:43:25 AM