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December 2, 2020

Colombia | Weekly update BBVA Tracker: Consumption and Investment. 2 December, 2020.

Consumption in November grows 13.6% y/y thanks to the impulse of the day without VAT, services continue to recover but remain in negative territory.On the other hand, investment continues to show marginal improvements associated with a lagging construction component but greater dynamic in machinery and equipment.

November 30, 2020

Argentina | Real-time consumption monitoring (Nov 30, 2020)

General consumption rebounded and reached a real average growth of 10% YoY in the last week. All categories showed progress, with different values. The predictive power of our consumption indicators for economic activity and supermarket purchases is once again confirmed.

November 30, 2020

U.S. Economic Outlook. 4Q20

U.S. battening down the hatches after exiting eye of the storm. Fed pause a precursor to further action? Auto sales outlook: health concerns at the wheel. Housing market conditions and outlook.

November 30, 2020

Colombia | Third day without VAT gives oxigen to trade

The third day without VAT that we had in the country had a significant positive effect on private consumption, in addition the data gives a break to trade due to its dynamism after a drought of good news in times of pandemic.

November 26, 2020

Peru | Real-time analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on consumption (up to November 23)

In November, total card consumption grew 13,7% MoM (18,9% in October), consistent with the progress of the country’s economic recovery.
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  • Peru

November 25, 2020

Colombia | Weekly update BBVA Tracker: Consumption. 19 November, 2020.

The third and last day without VAT of the year had a very positive balance for the sectors that benefited from this exemption. Consumption during this day was 50% higher than that registered for the two previous days. The clothing and household appliance sectors were some of the big winners.

November 24, 2020

Argentina | Real-time consumption monitoring (Nov 24, 2020)

General consumption remained flat in the first half of November, with an upturn in spending helped by the recovery in tourism. On the contrary, categories that had been outlining a progressive improvement surprisingly showed a break.

November 21, 2020

Peru | Economic activity rebounds in the third quarter

The data corresponding to the third quarter shows a smaller output contraction in line with the recovery following the pandemic, higher public deficit due to the fiscal effort to mitigate the impact and a lower current account deficit.
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  • Peru