The growth was influenced by a rise in electricity and gas supply – of 27.8 % (increase in production of electricity in hydro power and combined heat and power plants, as well as distribution of gas), and manufacturing – of 3.1 %. Industrial production output in mining and quarrying, however, fell by 15.5 %.
Compared to August 2019, in September 2019 industrial production output grew by 1.2 % (according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices).
Compared to September 2018, in September 2019 manufacturing turnover increased by 2 % (according to calendar adjusted data at current prices). Turnover on the domestic market went up by 0.5 % and in export by 2.8 %.
However, compared to August 2019, in September 2019 manufacturing turnover dropped by 2.1 % (according to seasonally adjusted data).