Israeli Growth Accelerates to 5.1% as Consumer Spending Rises

Israeli Growth Accelerates to 5.1% as Consumer Spending Rises

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A port worker stands on the quay side near cranes at the Port of Haifa in Haifa, Israel. Exports advanced an annualized 1.2 percent in the second quarter, after jumping 10.9 percent in the first, while imports grew 1.8 percent, the same as in the previous 3 months.