REGIONAL: Macroeconomic Data & Forecasts

July 2004
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jul2004, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p8
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South East Asia is forecast to be one of the fastest-expanding areas of the world economy in 2004. One of the main drivers of growth this year is likely to be exports, with the region benefiting from the robust recovery of the US economy, and the continued strong growth in China. There are concerns over the impact of recent high oil prices on economic growth in the region, with only Vietnam out of all the countries concerned a net oil exporter.


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