April 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Apr2006, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p7
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The article presents an economic outlook for Laos in 2006. Laos is expected to retain its high growth rate of 7% during the year. Exports to the United States are expected to grow due to normalized trade relations since 2004. Exports to China are expected to develop at an estimated rate of 13.6% per annum. Avian flu and high oil prices will remain a threat to the economy.


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