Belgium: Economic growth eases in the January-to-March period
April 29, 2016
According to a preliminary estimate released by the National Bank of Belgium on 29 April, GDP in Q1 expanded a weak seasonally-adjusted 0.2% over the previous quarter. Q1’s reading marks a softer expansion over the 0.5% tallied in Q4.
Compared to the same period of the previous year, GDP growth tallied 1.5%, mirroring the reading tallied in Q4. More detailed data will be published on 31 May.