TITLE

EU ECONOMY'S ROSY OUTLOOK

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 43, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the 2006 autumn economic forecast of the European Commission, which cites that the European Union (EU) can look forward to better-than-expected growth and lower unemployment for 2007 and 2008. A 2.8% expansion is expected in the EU economy in 2006, with a 2.4% rate mapped out for 2007 and 2008. Unemployment will drop to 7.3% in 2008, compared with a high of 9% in 2004 across the 25 member nations.
ACCESSION #
23194738

 

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