Qld economy still in quite a state
The quarterly CommSec State Of The States report has found Queensland has clawed its way marginally up the ladder to now sit in fifth, just ahead of South Australia.
The only bright spots were a third for economic and population growth, but retail spending remains sluggish and building activity is going backwards.
Chief economist with the Chamber Of Commerce And Industry Queensland Dr Marcus Smith tells Mark the numbers confirm that Queensland is continuing to under-perform.
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