Argentina says industrial output edges 0.7 pct higher in July

miércoles 26 de agosto de 2015 15:07 GYT

BUENOS AIRES Aug 26 (Reuters) - Argentine industrial output expanded for a second consecutive month in July, growing 0.7 percent against the same month a year earlier, government data showed on Wednesday.

The rate of growth was above the median forecast for a 0.4 percent gain in a Reuters poll of analysts.

On a month-on-month basis, industrial output was 0.3 percent up on June. (Reporting by Buenos Aires newsroom; writing by Richard Lough)