Global Economic Activity Index – IGAE grew 2.1% year-on-year

The performance of the economy reflected through the Global Index of Economic Activity – IGAE, in the first two months (January and February) of 2020 grew by 2.1% compared to the similar period of the previous year. The activities that influenced in this behaviour were the Manufacturing Industry with 0.5% and Agriculture, (includes the livestock, forestry, hunting and fishing sectors) with 0.4% growing in 3.1% and 3.6% respectively; on the other hand, the extractive activities (Crude Oil and Natural Gas and Metallic and Non-Metallic Minerals) presented adverse incidence.