German economy grows record 3.6 % in 2010: official estimate

12th January 2011, Comments 0 comments

The German economy, Europe's biggest, grew by a record 3.6 percent last year, provisional figures released on Wednesday by the national statistics office showed.

The economy had contracted by 4.7 percent in 2009 during the country's worst post-war recession, before rebounding to post the strongest growth since its reunification in late 1990s.

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