Index of Industrial Production

Industrial production declines 8 per cent in August due to lower manufacturing, mining activities

Manufacturing sector production registered a decline of 8.6 per cent, while the output of mining and power segments fell 9.8 per cent and 1.8 per cent, respectively.

published on : 12th October 2020

Full IIP data remains elusive due to COVID-19

However, the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI) released a quick index for the month of May 2020, which gradually improved to 88.4.

published on : 11th July 2020

Industry growth sees steepest fall in March

IIP contracts 16.7%; will get much worse in April as there was hardly any production

published on : 13th May 2020

Industrial output contracts by 16.7% in March; experts warn April may be worse

This was in glaring contrast to the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) numbers a year ago in March 2019, which saw a 2.7 per cent growth.

published on : 12th May 2020

January inflation eases to 5.07 per cent, December Index of Industrial Production lowers to 7.1 per cent

As per the data released by the Central Statistics Office, the sequential slowdown in factory output was mainly on account of lower production in the manufacturing sector.

published on : 13th February 2018