Belgium: Economic growth picks up steam in the second quarter
July 29, 2016
According to a preliminary estimate released by the National Bank of Belgium on 29 July, GDP in Q2 expanded a seasonally-adjusted 0.5% over the previous quarter. Q2’s reading marks a stronger expansion than the 0.2% increase tallied in Q1.
Compared to the same period of last year, GDP growth tallied 1.4%, mirroring the reading tallied in Q1. More detailed data will be published on 31 August.