By Judy Lee SEOUL, Sept 27 (Reuters) - South Korea said on Friday industrial output rose nearly twice as fast as expected in August, helped by robust sales of semiconductors and autos, but economists warned the rest of the year could be much tougher. Data flagging future business performance slowed for a third month in a row, reflecting growing anxiety about the impact of the external environment on Asia's fourth-largest economy. "The U.S. economy and a possible war against Iraq would ...
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