Private consumption and investment main drivers of OECD GDP growth in the second quarter of 2013
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11/10/2013 - Real GDP in the OECD area increased by 0.5% in the second quarter of 2013, compared with 0.3% registered in the previous quarter. Private consumption was the main contributor to overall GDP growth with more than 0.2 percentage point, followed by gross fixed capital formation, net exports and government consumption. The contribution of stockbuilding was negligible.