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

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 August, 2019 at 11:02 am by Christian Keszthelyi

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.

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

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