Industrial production output in November 2007

07.01.2008

Compared to October 2007, industrial production output in November 2007 increased by 1%, according to seasonally adjusted data (seasonal and working day influence is taken into account) of the Central Statistical Bureau, of which 0.6% in manufacturing. But the industrial production output in electricity, gas and water supply gas decreased by 0.6%, as well as there was a decrease of 1.5% in mining and quarrying.

Compared to November of previous year, in November 2007 total seasonally adjusted industrial production output increased by 1.1%, of which industrial production output in electricity, gas and water supply increased by 17.7%, in mining and quarrying by 12.1%, but there was a decrease of 4.8% in manufacturing.

Changes in volume indices of separate manufacturing field production
November 2007 in % over November 2006 (seasonally adjusted data)

Compared to the November of previous year, in November of this year industrial production output in manufacturing of food products and beverages has decreased by 15.9%, of which in manufacture of other food products (bread, confectionery, sugar) – by 43.4% (it was greatly influenced by the discontinued production of sugar), in manufacture of grain mill products, starches and starch products – by 3.6%, in manufacture of dairy products – by 2.3%. The production in processing and preserving of fruit and vegetables, in manufacture of prepared animal feeds has grown by 18.4%, in processing and preserving of fish and fish products – by 11.1%, in manufacture of beverages – by 6.6%, in processing of meat and meat products – by 2.9%.

Compared to the November of previous year, in November 2007 the production output has increased in following economic activities: in manufacturing of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment – by 35.6%, in manufacturing of rubber and plastic products – by 17.2%, in manufacture of pulp, paper and paper products – by 13.8%, in manufacturing of other transport equipment (repairing and construction of ships and boats) – by 3.1%, in manufacturing of basic metals – by 2.2%, in manufacturing of textiles – by 1.6%.

Compared to November of previous year, in November of this year the highest decrease in the industrial production output was recorded in manufacture of radio, television and communication equipment and apparatus – by 30.1%, in tanning and dressing of leather; manufacture of footwear – by 29.1%, in recycling – by 23.4%, in manufacture of machinery and equipment – by 20.1%, in manufacturing of chemicals, chemical products and man-made fibres – by 11%.

Changes in volume indices of production in November 2007

I-XI 2007
over
2006I-XI

XI 2007 over
Seasonally adjusted

2007X

2006XI

All production

1.0

1.0

1.1

   Mining and quarrying

13.6

-1.5

12.1

   Manufacturing

-0.5

0.6

-4.8

     Manufacture of food products and beverages

0.1

0.6

-15.9

          Production, processing and preserving of meat and meat products

5.8

0.8

2.9

          Processing and preserving of fish and fish products

-9.7

1.9

11.1

          Processing and preserving of fruit and vegetables

10.3

8.8

19.7

          Manufacture of dairy products

6.1

-4.3

-2.3

          Manufacture of grain mill products, starches and starch products

7.5

-13.6

-3.6

          Manufacture of prepared animal feeds

19.0

8.2

18.4

          Manufacture of other food products

-12.7

0.3

-43.4

          Manufacture of beverages

10.8

3.6

6.6

     Manufacture of textiles

3.8

-0.2

1.6

     Manufacturing of wearing apparel; processing and colouring of furs

-3.2

-0.2

-4.8

     Tanning and dressing of leather; manufacture of footwear

-20.0

-3.1

-29.1

     Manufacturing of wood and cork articles, except furniture

-6.4

1.4

-2.3

          Sawmilling and planing of wood; impregnation of wood

-10.1

-2.1

-23.7

          Manufacture of veneer sheets; manufacture of plywood, laminboard, particle board, fibre board and other panels and boards

0.5

7.7

34.2

          Manufacture of builders' carpentry and joinery

-1.5

2.2

2.5

     Manufacture of pulp, paper and paper products

10.2

-0.9

13.8

     Publishing, printing and reproduction of recorded media

-1.8

-2.4

-4.2

     Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products

0.9

-6.2

-11.0

     Manufacture of rubber and plastic products

18.0

5.3

17.2

     Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products

-0.2

-0.8

-8.3

     Manufacture of basic metals

0.9

7.2

2.2

     Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment

16.3

14.3

35.6

     Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.

-6.0

-5.2

-20.1

     Manufacture of electrical machinery and apparatus n.e.c.

12.4

-21.4

-9.4

     Manufacture of radio, television and communication equipment and apparatus

-20.8

-12.0

-30.1

     Manufacture of other transport equipment

-2.0

-5.8

3.1

     Manufacture of furniture, manufacturing n.e.c.

-3.9

4.0

-0.5

          Manufacture of furniture

-7.3

6.3

-2.6

     Recycling

-5.7

-10.9

-23.4

   Electricity, gas and water supply

4.6

-0.6

17.7

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Data are compiled on economically active enterprises in industrial production employing 20 or more employees or enterprises with industrial turnover of previous year 300 thsd LVL and more.

Prepared by the Industrial Statistics Section
Tel. 67366953
Ramona Skakunova