OECD projects 6.7% economic growth for Chile in 2021

The document points out that Chile's vaccination process, one of the fastest in the world - more than 50% of the target population has been inoculated with two doses - "will probably allow a full reopening of activities during the second half of the year".

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) estimated on Monday in a report a 6.7% growth of Chile's economy by 2021, driven largely by an increase in private consumption that should be promoted with policies to support households.

According to its economic outlook report, the OECD further forecasts a 3.5% economic expansion in 2022, and both growths will be supported by a "recovery in investment, higher copper prices, higher public investment, and favorable financing conditions."

"Inflation will pick up temporarily, driven by energy prices and supply constraints, and converge to the . . .

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