October 25, 2018 / 7:11 PM / a month ago

Argentina economic activity shrinks 1.6 pct yr/yr in August

BUENOS AIRES, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Argentina’s economic activity shrank 1.6 percent in August versus the same month last year, government statistics agency Indec said on Thursday, the fifth straight month of declines as the country grappled with recession and high inflation.

Economic activity was up 1.3 percent when compared with July, the data showed. (Reporting by Cassandra Garrison)

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