Mexico current account deficit widens in second quarter-cenbank

lunes 25 de agosto de 2014 10:06 GYT

MEXICO CITY Aug 25 (Reuters) - Mexico's current account deficit reached $6.982 billion in the second quarter, the central bank said on Monday, expanding from the first three months of the year.

The deficit for the first half of the year was the equivalent of 1.8 percent of gross domestic product, the central bank said. (Reporting by Alexandra Alper)