U.S. Economic Growth Estimate Raised To 4.6 Percent

U.S. Economic Growth Estimate Raised To 4.6 Percent

Washington (AFP) – The U.S. economy grew at a robust annual rate of 4.6 percent in the second quarter, stronger than previously estimated, the Commerce Department reported Friday.

The department, which last month raised the growth estimate to 4.2 percent, said it had more complete data that showed larger increases in business investment and exports.

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