Thai second-quarter GDP growth seen weakest in four-and-a-half years as exports tumble: Reuters poll

Euronews | Aug 15, 2019 at 12:04 PM
  • Thailand’s economic growth likely slowed in April-June from the prior three months, with the annual pace the weakest for any quarter in four and a half years, amid cooling global demand and trade tensions, a Reuters poll showed.
  • In the poll, the median forecast from 12 economists was 2.4%annual growth, which would be the lowest since the 2014’s last quarter, which was the same.
  • In the second quarter, exports declined 4.2% from a year earlier.