Industrial production output in September 2007

05.11.2007

Compared to August 2007, industrial production output in September 2007 decreased by 3.4%, according to seasonally adjusted data (seasonal and working day influence is taken into account) of the Central Statistical Bureau, of which 3.5% in manufacturing, in electricity, gas and water supply – by 2.9%, in mining and quarrying – by 3.8%.

Compared to September of previous year, in September 2007 total seasonally adjusted industrial production output retained the level of the previous year, of which industrial production output in manufacturing decreased by 1.5%, but in electricity, gas and water supply there was an increase of 4.4%, industrial production output in mining and quarrying has increased by 3.3%.

Changes in volume indices of production (2000=100) 

 

Compared to September of previous year, in September of this year the output in manufacturing of food products and beverages increased by 4.8%, of which: in manufacture of grain mill products, starches and starch products – by 14.5%, in manufacture of beverages – by 7.8%, in manufacture of dairy products – by 7.6%, and in processing and preservation of meat and meat products – by 1.9%. The manufacture of processing and preserving of fish and fish products has decreased by 2.8% and manufacture of other food products (bread, confectionery, sugar) – by 1.2%.

Compared to September of previous year, in September 2007 production output in manufacturing of electrical machinery and equipment increased by 21.3%, in manufacturing of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment – by 17.9%, in manufacturing of pulp, paper, and paper articles – 10.4%, in manufacturing of rubber and plastic products – by 6.2%, in manufacturing of textiles – 0.9%, in manufacturing of basic metals – by 0.4%.

Compared to September of previous year, in September of this year the industrial production output has decreased in manufacturing of other transport equipment (repairing and construction of ships and boats) – by 18.8%, in manufacture of non-metallic mineral products (manufacture of glass, ceramics, cement, concrete, brick, etc.) – by 16.7%, in manufacturing of furniture; manufacturing not classified otherwise – by 16.5%, in manufacturing of wearing apparel – by 16.2%, in manufacturing of chemicals, chemical products and man-made fibres – by 7%, in manufacturing of machinery, mechanisms, and equipment – by 8%, in Manufacture of wood and wood products, except furniture – by 2.8%, in publishing, printing and reproduction of recorded media – by 2.8%.

Compared to nine months of previous year, in nine months of this year industrial production output has increased by 1.1%, of which, compared to corresponding period of previous year, in 3rd quarter – by 1.6% (data adjusted by number of working days).

The highest increase in nine months of this year was in manufacturing of rubber and plastic products, where industrial production output increased by 19.1%, in manufacture of electrical machinery and apparatus n.e.c. it increased by 15.3%, in manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment—by 13.5%, in manufacture of pulp, paper and paper products – by 8.9%.

But in manufacture of wood and wood products industrial production output has decreased by 7.1%, in manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. – by 4%, in manufacturing of furniture; manufacturing not classified otherwise – by 3.6%.

Changes in volume indices of production in 3rd quarter of 2007

I-IX 2007
over
I-IX 2006

VII-IX 2007 over

IV-VI 2007
Seasonally adjusted

VII-IX 2006
Adjusted by number of working days (seasonally not adjusted)

All production

1.1

1.9

1.6

Mining and quarrying

13.2

-5.4

2.3

Manufacturing

0.6

1.1

0.4

Manufacture of food products and beverages

3.9

3.0

5.2

Manufacture of textiles

3.8

2.1

3.1

Manufacturing of wearing apparel; processing and colouring of furs

-3.1

-13.6

-9.4

Manufacturing of wood and cork articles, except furniture

-7.1

3.8

-2.6

Manufacture of pulp, paper and paper products

8.9

4.6

12.4

Publishing, printing and reproduction of recorded media

-2.1

1.2

-1.8

Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products

3.0

2.7

-2.2

Manufacture of rubber and plastic products

19.1

0.9

7.6

Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products

1.9

-1.1

-10.5

Manufacture of basic metals

1.8

-1.8

-1.3

Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment

13.5

4.3

12.7

Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.

-4.0

-4.5

-10.0

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

15.3

19.1

15.9

Manufacture of other transport equipment

-2.6

10.4

7.4

Manufacture of other transport equipment n.e.c.

-3.6

-7.7

-12.8

Electricity, gas and water supply

1.7

5.1

7.4

Prepared by the Industrial Statistics Section
Tel. 7366953
Ramona Skakunova