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Turnover indices in Bulgaria's services sector rise y/y in Q3

Turnover indices in Bulgaria's services sector rise y/y in Q3 tanatat/Shutterstock.com

SOFIA (Bulgaria), November 25 (SeeNews) - The turnover indices in the services sector in Bulgaria, covering logistics, information and communication, and other business services, rose on an annual comparison basis in the third quarter of 2019, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on Monday.

Turnover from information and communication services increased 17.2% year-on-year in the period between July and September, NSI said in a statement, citing preliminary data.

Within the information and communication services segment, film and television production activities recorded the highest annual growth in turnover - by 40.2%.

Transportation, storage and postal services recorded a 6.0% annual increase in turnover in the review period.

All activities in the segment posted a rise in turnover. Water transport rose the most - by 53.4%. 

Among other business services, the turnover index in administrative office services rose the most - by 28.3%, followed by other professional services and waste management services - with 19.1% and 17.9%, respectively.

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