Argentina industrial output falls for seventh month

jueves 29 de septiembre de 2016 15:13 GYT

BUENOS AIRES, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Argentina's industrial production contracted 5.7 percent in August from the same month a year ago, national statistics agency Indec said on Thursday, marking the seventh straight month of shrinking output.

Industrial output fell 7.9 percent in July from the previous year. (Reporting by Caroline Stauffer; Editing by Richard Chang)