Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.6% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 during the third quarter of
2017, compared with the previous quarter, according to a flash estimate published by Eurostat, the statistical
office of the European Union. In the second quarter of 2017, GDP grew by 0.7% in both zones.
Portugual recorded a 2.5% y-o-y growth rate in the third quarter of 2017.