Argentina economic activity contracts in July

martes 27 de septiembre de 2016 16:09 GYT

BUENOS AIRES, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Argentina's economic activity shrank 0.4 percent in July from the previous month, government data showed on Tuesday in a sign recession continues.

Economic activity contracted 5.9 percent from a year earlier , more than the 3.1 percent median fall expected by a Reuters poll. (Reporting by Caroline Stauffer; Editing by Matthew Lewis)