Malta’s industrial output grows y.o.y. 2.8% in January

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Malta’s industrial production adjusted for working days increased by year-on-year 2.8% in January, according to figures published by the National Statistics Office (NSO). Seasonally adjusted industrial production increased by 2.3% as compared to the preceding month.

Year-on-year growth occurred in the production of energy (39.1%) and capital goods (4.5%), while the production of consumer goods and intermediate goods dropped by 5.7%and 5.2%, respectively, according to data by NSO.

As compared to December 2018, growth was seen in the production of energy (4.0%), intermediate goods (2.4%) and capital goods (0.6%), while the output of consumer goods dropped by 3.9 per cent, the NSO report shows.

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The full report including charts and visual representation of data is available for download at the website of NSO.