Mexico economy likely grew 0.6 pct q/q in 3rd qtr- stats agency

viernes 30 de octubre de 2015 13:35 GYT

MEXICO CITY Oct 30 (Reuters) - Mexico's gross domestic product grew about 0.6 percent in the third quarter compared to the previous quarter, according to preliminary estimates, the director of economic data at the national statistics agency said on Friday.

Arturo Blancas told reporters that the economy likely expaned 2.4 percent compared to the same quarter a year earlier. Both figures were a slight improvement over previously reported data for the second quarter.

(Reporting by Luis Rojas)