Jonathan Wheatley in London 3 HOURS AGO
Brazilís economy ministry has revised its export figures for the second time in less than a week, casting doubt on key data releases and leaving analysts wondering whether they should still trust the reliability of Brazilian statistics.
Doubts surfaced last week when the countryís currency was hit by central bank figures showing a sharp deterioration in Brazilís current account balance in the period January to October, driven by a slide in exports.
But the currency recovered on Thursday when the Ministry of Economy revealed that exports in the first four weeks of November were not, as previously stated, a disappointing $9.7bn, but a much better $13.5bn
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