Brazil's industrial output down 0.6% in April

BY Reuters | ECONOMIC | 06/02/23 08:03 AM EDT

SAO PAULO, June 2 (Reuters) - Industrial production in Brazil fell 0.6% in April from March, government statistics agency IBGE said on Friday, below the median estimate of a 0.2% drop in a Reuters poll of economists.

When compared with the previous year, output in April slipped 2.7%, IBGE added, also missing market consensus of a 1.1% fall. (Reporting by Gabriel Araujo and Camila Moreira; Editing by Steven Grattan)

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