Ministry maintains economic growth forecast at 3.2% this year

The Secretariat of Economic Policy (SPE) of the Ministry of Economy maintained the projection for economic growth this year and raised the estimate for inflation, under the influence of high food prices. The projections are in the Macro-Fiscal Bulletin. The estimate for the increase in Gross Domestic Product (GDP) was maintained at 3.2%, in relation to the bulletin released in November last year. The GDP is the sum of all goods and services produced in the country.

Source: Jornal Contabil