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SAO PAULO, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Industrial production in Brazil fell 1.2 percent in August from July, government statistics agency IBGE said on Friday.
The median estimate in a Reuters survey of 22 analysts forecast a 1.55 percent decline.
Production in August retreated 9 percent from a year earlier , less than the median forecast for a 9.5 percent decline. (Reporting by Brazil newsroom; Writing by Asher Levine)