Industrial Output

  • Rangarajan says 5.2 per cent growth in Q4 achievable 14-03-2014 01:41 PM

    The economy can grow an annual 5.2 percent in the quarter to end-March on higher farm output growth, the chairman of the Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council said on Friday. C Rangarajan also said he expects the economic growth to pick up to 5.5-6 per cent in the fiscal year...
  • India's industrial output up 0.1 per cent in January 12-03-2014 05:59 PM

    India's industrial output was higher by 0.1 per cent during January, as mining and electricity sectors performed marginally better, government data showed on Wednesday. Factory output measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) dropped by 0.6 percent in December, registering contraction for the third straight month. The...
  • Factory output rises by 2.6 per cent in July 12-09-2013 06:01 PM

    India's industrial output has risen by 2.6 per cent in July after been shrinking for the last two months. Manufacturing growth has also risen to 3.3 per cent from -2.2 per cent. ...
  • China August factory output up 10.4 per cent, above forecast 10-09-2013 12:43 PM

    China's annual industrial output rose 10.4 per cent in August, beating market expectations, while retail sales rose 13.4 per cent, official data showed on Tuesday. Fixed-asset investment, an important driver of economic activity, rose 20.3 percent in the first eight months from the same period last year, the National Bureau...
  • May industrial production contracts by 1.6 per cent 12-07-2013 05:51 PM

    New Delhi: India's industrial production unexpectedly contracted 1.6 per cent in May from a year earlier, government data showed on Friday. Analysts polled by Reuters had expected output to grow 1.6 per cent annually. April's output growth was revised down to an annual 1.9 per cent from 2.3 per cent...
  • India's industrial output rose 0.6 pc in Feb: Govt data 12-04-2013 09:58 PM

    New Delhi: India's industrial output rose at a meagre 0.6 per cent in February against an expansion of 4.3 per cent in the corresponding month of 2011-12, government data showed on Friday. Barring consumer goods, all other sectors of the industrial output basket declined. The performances of the mining, electricity...
  • February industrial output at 0.6 pc, beats estimates 12-04-2013 11:32 AM

    The industrial output (IIP) numbers for the month of February have come in better-than expected at 0.6 per cent against an expectation of a contraction. The bounce in the industrial output has come due to contribution from consumer goods sector, which turned positive for the first time in a year...
  • Industrial output figures below expectations: Montek 12-11-2012 07:22 PM

    Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia expressed his disappointment over the industrial production output figures that came out on Monday. Indicating persistent sluggishness in the economy, industrial production contracted by 0.4 per cent in September due dismal show by manufacturing sector and decline in consumer as well as capital...
  • September IIP slips to -0.4 per cent, douse hopes of revival 12-11-2012 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: Despite hopes that industrial slowdown may have bottomed, the September IIP number slipped to a negative 0.4 per cent, disappointing the market that immediately slipped into the red. The street had been expecting a positive number of over 3 per cent based on core sector growth. However, Capital...
  • PM to discuss pending reforms with ministers 13-12-2011 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister will convene a meeting of key infrastructure ministries on Tuesday to discuss pending reforms. Though, CNN-IBN is told that it's a routine meeting but it gains significance as it comes on the heels of the industrial output figures. Sources have said that right after the...
  • October industrial output falls 5.1 per cent 12-12-2011 11:39 AM

    India's Industrial output in October plunged to minus 5.1 per cent. It was 1.9 per cent in the month of September. ...
  • Industrial output shrinks, plunges to -5.1 pc 12-12-2011 11:27 AM

    New Delhi: India's industrial output contracted 5.1 per cent in October from a year earlier, government data showed on Monday, much sharper than a median forecast in a Reuters poll for 0.5 per cent fall. Manufacturing output, which constitutes about 76 per cent of the industrial production, fell an annual...
  • October industrial output shrank by 7 pc 08-12-2011 02:24 PM

    Mumbai: India's industrial output declined by 7 per cent in October, dragged down by a fall in the capital goods sector, the first time it moved into negative territory since June 2009, according to a report. "Initial estimates show that industrial production has shrunk by 7 percent. But with more...
  • Industrial growth slumps to 1.9 pc in September 11-11-2011 11:16 AM

    New Delhi: Continuing its dismal performance, industrial growth fell further to 1.9 per cent in September, mainly due to poor output from the manufacturing sector. Growth in factory output, as measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), stood at 6.1 per cent in September last year, as...
  • January IIP at 3.7 pc vs 1.6 pc in December 11-03-2011 11:19 AM

    Mumbai: The Index for Industrial Production (IIP) is at 3.7 per cent for January, much higher than street estimates. According to a CNBC-TV18 poll, industrial output was estimated to be at 2.7 per cent (YoY). Starting from December itself, India has been struggling with a very high base which itself...
  • Industrial growth slows down to 4.4 pc in Sept 12-11-2010 12:21 PM

    New Delhi: Industrial growth almost halved to 4.4 per cent in September against 8.2 per cent a year ago, pulled down by slow-down across segments. However, Industrial growth in the first half of this fiscal, as measured by the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), stood at 10.2 per cent against...
  • Industrial growth rises to 13.8 pc in July 10-09-2010 11:26 AM

    New Delhi: Growth in industrial production almost doubled to 13.8 per cent in July from the year-ago level on robust expansion in capital goods, and doused fears about any slowdown in demand. The stellar numbers, the Planning Commission believes, would help the economy beat the government's overall growth projection of...
  • Feb industrial output growth slows down 12-04-2010 12:16 PM

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