The Japanese economy released the GDP preliminary reading during for the second quarter, which release with 0.1%, and the current reading is less than the previous reading 1.2% in 1st quarter that was revised to 1.1%, where the analysts' expectations referred to 0.6%.

Moreover, Japan's annualized GDP preliminary reading came at 0.4% in 2nd quarter, compared with a previous reading 5% a year earlier, which revised to 4.4%, while the analysts' forecasts estimated of 2.3%.

Also Japan annualized GDP deflator preliminary reading inclined to -1.8% during the second quarter, compared with a previous -2.8% a year earlier, while the current reading came inline with anticipations which noted that.