Industrial production output in October 2010

06.12.2010

In October 2010 industrial production output1 (at current prices) comprised LVL 384.9 mln, according to the data of Central Statistical Bureau.

Industrial production volume index (2005=100)

Compared to September 2010 industrial production volume in October 2010 has increased by 1.2%, according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices. Of which in manufacturing by 1.5%, in mining and quarrying by 1.9%, but in electricity and gas supply there was a decrease of 0.6%.

Compared to October of previous year, industrial production output in October 2010 at constant has grown by 21.1%, according to working day adjusted data. Of which in manufacturing - by 25%, in mining and quarrying – by 18.3%, and in electricity and gas supply - by 3.8%.

Most notable growth of industrial production output in manufacturing was recorded in manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers – two times, in manufacture of other transport equipment (building of ships and boats, manufacture of railway locomotives and rolling stock) – by 68.9%, in manufacture of electrical equipment – by 57.2%.

Changes in volume of industrial production in October 2010
(at constant prices)

 

I – X 2010 as % over

I-X 2009

(working day adjusted)²

X 2010 as % over

IX 2010

(seasonally adjusted)³

X 2009

(working day adjusted)

All production

13.8

1.2

21.1

Mining and quarrying

11.2

1.9

18.3

Manufacturing

13.8

1.5

25.0

Manufacture of food products

-0.5

0.1

5.5

Manufacture of textiles

18.3

3.3

30.1

Manufacture of wearing apparel

11.2

-4.9

41.1

Manufacture of wood and cork articles, except furniture

31.4

1.5

20.7

Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products

19.6

0.9

0.2

Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations

-5.4

39.9

9.8

Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products

4.6

-10.9

51.5

Manufacture of basic metals

17.9

2.0

14.5

Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment

22.4

-3.5

47.9

Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products

15.4

-0.7

20.5

Manufacture of electrical equipment

34.9

1.9

57.2

Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers

69.4

9.8

100.8

Manufacture of other transport equipment (building of ships and boats, manufacture of railway locomotives and rolling stock)

29.9

-26.1

68.9

Manufacture of furniture

-3.7

8.7

15.5

Electricity and gas supply

14.2

-0.6

3.8


More information on seasonally adjusted, working day adjusted and non-adjusted industrial production volume indices is available in the data base of CSB.

 

Prepared by the Industrial Statistics Section
Ramona Skakunova
Tel. 67366953

 


1 Data are compiled on economically active enterprises, which in industrial production employ 20 and more persons, or in which industrial turnover previous year exceeded LVL 300 thsd.
Industrial production volume in accordance with the Statistical Classification of Economic Activities NACE 2.rev. includes Mining and quarrying, Manufacturing and Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply, except steam and air conditioning supply.
2 The influence of varying number of working days in the month has been eliminated. This indicator was calculated only for comparisons with corresponding period of previous year.
3 The influence of varying number of working days in the month and factors of seasonal repetition, i.e., seasonal fluctuations of goods produced in selected economic activities, has been eliminated. This indicator was calculated only for comparisons with corresponding period of previous year.