RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Business activity in Chile rose by 0.3 percent in November 2020 compared to the same month in 2019, marking the first increase since the novel coronavirus pandemic broke out there in March, the Central Bank of Chile said on Monday, January 4th.
According to the bank's preliminary figures, the Monthly Index of Economic Activity (Imacec) increased 1.1 percent compared to the previous month, driven mainly by trade.
Trade registered an annual increase of 15.3 percent in November, partially offset by a 12-month fall in the services sector, which dipped 2.3 . . .