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Mexico's cenbank says Q1 current account deficit widened

MEXICO CITY, May 25 (Reuters) - Mexico’s current account deficit widened in the first quarter to $6.941 billion in comparison to the previous three-month period, the central bank said on Friday.

During the final quarter of 2017, Mexico posted a deficit of $2.872 billion.

The current account deficit for the January-March period was the equivalent of 2.3 percent of gross domestic product (GDP), the central bank’s figures showed. (Reporting by Michael O’Boyle)

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