Belgium GDP Q3 2018


Belgium: Growth ticks up in Q3

October 29, 2018

According to a flash estimate released by the National Bank of Belgium (NBB) on 29 October, in the third quarter, the economy grew a modest 0.4% from the previous quarter in seasonally-adjusted terms, a notch above the 0.3% expansion logged in the second quarter. In annual terms, third-quarter growth came in at 1.7%, above the 1.4% reading recorded in the previous quarter.

More comprehensive data will be released on 30 November.

Belgium GDP Forecast

FocusEconomics Consensus Forecast panelists expect the economy to expand 1.6% in 2019, unchanged from last month’s forecast, and 1.6% again in 2020.

Author:, Economist

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Belgium GDP Q3  2018 1

Note: Quarter-on-quarter changes of seasonally-adjusted GDP in %.
Source: National Bank of Belgium (NBB) and FocusEconomics Consensus Forecast.

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