Belgium: Economic growth improves slightly in Q3
November 4, 2014
According to a preliminary estimate released by the National Bank of Belgium (NBB) on 29 October, GDP expanded a seasonally-adjusted 0.2% over the previous quarter in Q3. The result came in slightly above the 0.1% expansion registered in Q2 and marked the sixth consecutive quarter of positive growth.
Compared to the same period last year, GDP growth decelerated from 1.0% in Q2 to 0.8% in Q3. Detailed data will be published on 28 November.
Author: Cecilia Simkievich, Economist