Japan’s GDP Grows More Than Initial Reading in 1st Quarter

  • Economy expands annualized 1.9% versus 1.7% in initial report
  • Current account surplus widens to 1.9 trillion yen in April

Breaking Down Japan's 1Q GDP Figures

Japan’s economy grew slightly more than the government initially reported for the first quarter, helped by a fractional revision in private consumption and business investment that dropped less than first thought.

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