Research and analysis
Report from the Embassy in Tokyo on latest developments in Japan's economy
Japan’s economy is confirmed to be in a technical recession. Q3 GDP is revised down slightly despite consensus estimate of moderate upward revision. But the current account shows a strong surplus.
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