The Japanese economy released today data on Nominal GDP, Annual GDP and GDP during the fourth quarter. The nominal GDP showed an actual reading of -0.6% compared to the previous reading of 0.6% forecasted to be -0.5%. the Annual GDP showed an actual reading of -1.1% compared to the previous reading of 4.5% revised to 3.3% forecasted to be -1.9%.

As for the GDP the actual reading showed a value of -0.3% compared to the previous reading of 1.1% revised to 0.8% where forecasts referred to a value 0f -0.5%.