12-Jan-2011 12:28 PM

Economy to expand by 3.2% in 2011: US Chamber of Commerce

US Chamber of Commerce President Thomas Donohue, in his annual state of American business address, stated (11-Jan-2011) he expects the US economy to expand by 3.2% in 2011 and to add between 2.4 and 2.6 million jobs. Mr Donohue said: “We are cautiously optimistic that the recovery will continue and pick up steam as the year progresses. It’s a very fragile kind of economic growth, depending on what happens in the interim."