During the first quarter of 2013, household final consumption expenditure was flat. Gross fixed capital formation dropped by 1.9 percent after declining 1.5 percent in Q4.
General government expenditure decreased 0.2 percent down from 0.0 percent. Exports were down by 0.9 percent , unchanged from a quarter earlier and imports declined by 1.2 percent also unchanged from the previous quarter.
The annual growth rate was unrevised at -1.1 percent in the January to March period. In Q4 of 2012, the GDP shrank 0.9 percent year-on-year.