Japan GDP SA Q1 2024 (final) -0.5% q/q

  • prior 0.1% (the prior is Q4 2023)

Annualised SA -1.8% q/q

  • prior 0.4%

GDP Deflator 3.4% y/y

  • prior 3.9%
  • The GDP Deflator is a measure of inflation

Prelim reading is here:

The latest from the Bank of Japan (via Japanese media report citing unnamed sources) is that JGB purchased are being reconsidered.


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