Georgian GDP slightly grows in August

Business Materials 1 October 2013 11:42 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, October 1 / Trend N. Kirtskhalia /

Georgia's real GDP growth amounted to 1.1 percent in August 2013 compared to the same period last year, Georgian Statistics Service (Gruzstat) reported.

According to the report, the GDP growth of Georgia in July was 0.8 percent compared to the same period last year.

The average real GDP growth over the past eight months of 2013 was 1.6 percent.

In the draft state budget of Georgia in late 2012, GDP growth forecast was six percent.

Deputies of the Georgian Parliament plan to hold a debate on the economic situation in the country at the meeting on October 1.