India's GDP growth slowed to its weakest in a decade in FY 2012 (ending in March 2013), coming...

|By:, SA News Editor
India's GDP growth slowed to its weakest in a decade in FY 2012 (ending in March 2013), coming in at 5%, while the expansion in FQ4 was even lower at 4.8%. Still that did meet consensus and was above the 4.7% in FQ3. The services sector grew strongly in FQ4, while manufacturing and farming also expanded, although mining declined an annual 3.1%. The BSE Sensex is -1%, while the rupee (ICN) is -0.2% vs the dollar.