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Hitt og þetta 8. september 2006

Finnish GDP up in Q2 2006

Nordic Business Report-September 8, 2006-Finnish GDP up in Q2 2006
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Statistics Finland, the Finnish state statistics agency, said on Friday (8 September) that the volume of Finland's gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 1.9% in the second quarter 2006, as compared to the previous quarter.

Compared with the second quarter of 2005, GDP was 6% higher.

The output of the national economy was increased in the second quarter of the year by all the demand components: exports, household consumption and investments.

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