Costa Rica's economy slows down
Production continued to slow down in September affecting company sales, new hires and employment.
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
In September the monthly index of economic activity, which reflects variations in the physical number of goods and services produced in the country, barely increased 1.8%, as compared to September of last year.
The variation of IMAE in September was 3.08%, highlighting the slowdown trend observed since February.
In January 2013 the Monthly Indicator of Economic Activity recorded a variation of 3.3%, whereas last year it was 7.2%.
The growth of the Costa Rica economy slowed in August to 3% in relation to the same period in 2007.
In July the Monthly Economic Activity Index showed an annual variation of 3.2%, confirming predictions of a slowdown in the second half of 2012.
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