Chile's economic activity index down 1.2% in October

BY Reuters | ECONOMIC | 12/01/22 06:32 AM EST

SANTIAGO, Dec 1 (Reuters) - Chile's IMACEC economic activity index, a close proxy of gross domestic product (GDP), dropped 1.2% in October from the same month last year, the central bank said on Thursday.

That was in line with market expectations, according to a Reuters poll of economists.

When compared with the previous month, the IMACEC index rose 0.5%. (Reporting by Natalia Ramos and Gabriel Araujo; Editing by Steven Grattan)

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