Brazil's industrial output drops 1.5 pct in July

miércoles 2 de septiembre de 2015 08:05 GYT

BRASILIA, Sept 2 (Reuters) - Industrial production in Brazil fell 1.5 percent in July from June, government statistics agency IBGE said on Wednesday.

The median estimate in a Reuters survey of 28 analysts forecast a 0.1 percent decline.

Production in June retreated 8.9 percent from a year earlier , more than the median forecast for a 6.2 percent decline. (Reporting by Silvio Cascione, Editing by Franklin Paul)