The Central Bank said the GDP growth in the second quarter

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The Bank of Russia has estimated the annual rate of growth of the Russian economy in the second quarter at the level of 1.8-2.2%, according to information-analytical comments of the regulator «Economy».

«Annual GDP growth in the second quarter, according to the Bank of Russia amounted to 1.8 and 2.2%. This is indicated by the dynamics of indicators of supply and demand. The growth of most components of GDP using income — gross fixed capital formation, final consumption expenditure of households and exports — second quarter corresponds to the forecast of Bank of Russia», — the document says.

Annual GDP growth in the first quarter amounted to 1.3%, reported the Central Bank in June.

Of the Central Bank in mid-June announced that it expects GDP growth of Russia in the second and third quarters in the range of 1.1 to 1.6 percent. Last week the regulator said that holding a world Cup in Russia has accelerated the annual growth of the Russian economy in the second quarter by 0.1–0.2 percentage points.

The Ministry of economic development, the growth of the Russian economy in the second quarter of this year amounted to 1,8% in annual expression.

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