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Industrial turnover drops in May

21/08/2015 10:26
Industrial turnover went down in May and in the first five months of the year, the Statistical Service said on Thursday.

“The Industrial Turnover Index for May 2015 reached 78,6 units (base 2010=100), recording a decrease of 1.4% compared to May 2014” the Statistical Service said.

It added that for the period January – May 2015, the index showed a decrease of 2.7% compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.

However in Manufacturing, the index reached 80.6 units in May, recording an increase of 3.5% compared to May 2014.