Argentina says September industrial output down 1.7 pct yr/yr

viernes 31 de octubre de 2014 15:08 GYT

BUENOS AIRES Oct 31 (Reuters) - Argentina's industrial output shrank 1.7 percent in September on the year in non-seasonally adjusted terms, the Economy Ministry said on Friday, marking the 14th consecutive monthly decline.

The reading came in below the median forecast in a Reuters poll of analysts for a 2.0 percent drop.

Industrial output fell 0.3 percent in September versus the previous month in seasonally adjusted terms, the ministry said. (Reporting by Hugh Bronstein; Editing by Diane Craft)