On manufacturing turnover in July 2012


Data of the Central Statistical Bureau show that, compared to June 2012, manufacturing turnover1 at current prices (according to seasonally adjusted data) in July 2012 increased by 3.3%, of which by 2.9% in domestic market and by 3.6% in export. Most notable rise was recorded in manufacture of other transport equipment (building of ships and boats, manufacture of railway locomotives and rolling stock) - of 31.1% (reduction in domestic market, whereas increase in export), in manufacture of basic metals - of 24.2% (growth in both domestic market and export), and in manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations – of 22.6% (increase in both domestic market and export).

Compared to July 2011, manufacturing turnover in July 2012, according to calendar adjusted data, increased by 10%, of which in domestic market by 2.4% and in export – by 18.7%. Most significant increase was observed in manufacture of chemicals and chemical products – of 64% (33.5% in domestic market and 80% in export), in manufacture of electrical equipment – of 54.9% (reduction in domestic market of 2.9%, whereas rise of 82.6% in export), and in manufacture of basic metals - of 49.7% (drop in domestic market, while export witnessed increase).

Changes in turnover of selected manufacturing sectors
July 2012 as % of July 2011 (calendar adjusted data)

More information on seasonally adjusted, calendar adjusted and non-adjusted industrial production turnover indices is available in the CSB data base.

Prepared by the Industrial Statistics Section
Tel. 67366953
Ramona Skakunova
1 Industrial turnover index is calculated at current prices. Index characterises monthly changes in demand for industrial goods and services on the market.