GDP Up by 0.2% in the Euro Area and by 0.3% the EU28

GDP Up by 0.2% in the Euro Area and by 0.3% the EU28

GDP Up by 0.2% in the Euro Area and by 0.3% the EU28

The FINANCIAL -- Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.2% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.3% in the EU28 during the third quarter of 2018, compared with the previous quarter, according to a preliminary flash estimate published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

In the second quarter of 2018, GDP had grown by 0.4% in the euro area and by 0.5% the EU28.

Compared with the same quarter of the previous year, seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 1.7% in the euro area and by 1.9% in the EU28 in the third quarter of 2018, after +2.2% and +2.1% respectively in the previous quarter.