Dominican Republic: Economic activity accelerates in September
November 1, 2014
In September, economic activity increased 5.9% over the same month last year, according to the monthly indicator for economic activity (IMAE, Indice Mensual de Actividad Economica). The expansion was an improvement over the 5.6% rise observed in August and marked the fastest growth rate since July.
In addition, the trend improved in September, with annual average growth in economic activity increasing from 6.6% in August to 6.9%, thus reaching the highest value since July.
Author: Dirina Mançellari, Senior Economist