Romania's industrial output growth decelerates in May - table

Romania's industrial output growth decelerates in May - table VMRO-DPMNE/All Rights Reserved.

BUCHAREST (Romania), July 12 (SeeNews) - Romania's industrial production increased 3.6% year-on-year in May, following an annual rise of 5.7% in April, the national statistical office said on Thursday quoting seasonally and working day-adjusted figures.

Month-on-month, industrial output fell by an adjusted 0.4% in May, following a 2% growth in April, INS said in a statement.

In January-May, Romania's industrial production posted a 5.7% seasonally and working day-adjusted annual increase.

Industrial output, breakdown by industry (pct change, seasonally and working day adjusted):

  May y/y May m/m Jan-May y/y
Total 3.6 -0.4 5.7
- mining and quarrying -3.5 4.1 2.1
- manufacturing 3.6 -1.8 6.9
- electricity -1.5 -0.7 -1.4

source: INS

Romania's industrial output increased by 8.2% year-on-year in 2017.


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