Industrial production in Ukraine in April 2019 rose by 5.2% compared to April 2018, after increasing in March by 2.1% fall in February and January 2019 1.8% 3.3% respectively.
This was reported by the press service of the State statistics service on may 23.
The Ministry clarified that with correction for the effect of calendar days in the industrial production in the April-2019 April 2018 is also increased by 4.4%.
State statistics Committee indicates that in relation to the previous month, industrial production in April fell by 1.8%, but adjusted for seasonal factors increased by 0.9%.
In General, the results of the first four months of the year 2019 the growth of industrial production over the same period of 2018 is 0.6%, whereas after three months it decreased by 0.9%, reported the state statistics service.
According to the Agency, in April-2019 April-2018, the increase amounted to: in the processing industry – by 7.4%; in mining and quarrying – 2.7 per cent; in the supply of electricity, gas, steam and conditioned air is 0.3%.
As reported, industrial production in 2018 in the country increased by 1.1% compared with the 2017 year. In December-2018 December-2017 a decline of 3.5%.
For 2018 the processing industry grew by 0.2%, mining and quarrying – 2.1%, supply of electricity, gas, steam and air conditioned – 2.8%.