Argentina says industrial output rose 0.5 pct in Aug y/y
BUENOS AIRES, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Argentina's industrial output rose a weaker-than-expected 0.5 percent in August compared with the same month a year ago, economy ministry data showed on Thursday.
The figure compared with a median forecast in a Reuters poll of analysts for a 1.1 percent gain.
Industrial output fell 0.1 percent in August from the previous month in seasonally adjusted terms, the ministry said. (Reporting by Buenos Aires newsroom; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli)
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