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IMF projects world economy will grow 6%

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The International Monetary Fund issued an updated projection on global economic growth.

The world economy is expected to expand by 6% in 2021, up from a previous forecast of 5.5% in January. That would be the fastest growth in IMF records dating back to 1980.

IMF officials predict the U.S. economy will expand by 6.4% this year.

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