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Taiwan Q1 preliminary GDP grows 2.56 pct y/y, above forecast
April 28, 2017 / 12:38 AM / 5 months ago

Taiwan Q1 preliminary GDP grows 2.56 pct y/y, above forecast

    TAIPEI, April 28 (Reuters) - Taiwan's economy grew 2.56
percent in the first quarter of 2017 from the same period a year
earlier, preliminary data from the statistics agency showed on
Friday. 
    The result was better than an expansion of 2.45 percent
forecast by economists in a Reuters po1ll.
                   Q1 2017  Reuters poll    Q4 2016  Q3 2016
     GDP (y/y)     +2.56    +2.45           +2.88    +2.12
     GDP (SAAR)    +2.93                    +1.82    +3.99
    The figures will be revised in about two to three weeks.
    A full table can be found at www.dgbas.gov.tw

 (Reporting by Jeanny Kao; Writing by Faith Hung; Editing by Kim
Coghill)
  

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