Brazil's government posts $54 mln surplus in Sept

BRASILIA, Oct 28 (Reuters) - Brazil's central government reported a primary budget surplus of 303 million reais ($54.05 million) in September, the Treasury said on Thursday, slightly above forecasts from a Reuters poll of economists that expected a balanced budget.

($1 = 5.6060 reais) (Reporting by Marcela Ayres, writing by Stephen Eisenhammer)

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