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Colombia

Colombia: GDP grows 17.6% y/y in Q2, better than expected

    EmergingMarketWatch
    18 August 2021
    • All sectors exhibit positive results in the y/y comparison, but GDP remains below pre-pandemic levels
    • The hike is driven by private and public consumption, but trade and investment recover importantly
    • The q/q comparison evidences the impact of tighter health restrictions as well as strikes and road blockades