Agriculture and livestock grow 5.2% in first quarter and highlight in the GDP

Agriculture and livestock grew 5.1% in the first quarter of 2021, compared to the same period last year, and was the highlight in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), which advanced 1.2% from January to March. Industry advanced 3% and services fell 0.8%. The data was released by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).In relation to the last three months of 2020, the agro GDP advanced 5.7%.

Source: G1 Economia