Turkey's industrial output drops by 0.9 pc in 2008

The increase in industrial production was 6.9 percent in 2007.

Turkey's industrial output drops by 0.9 pc in 2008

Turkey's industrial output dropped by 0.9 percent in 2008 when compared to 2007, the Turkish Board of Statistics (TUIK) said on Monday.

The increase in industrial production was 6.9 percent in 2007.

Production fell by 1.8 percent in manufacturing industry while it increased 3.8 percent in power, gas and water sector and by 7.5 percent in mining industry.

TUIK said that the industrial output fell by 17.6 percent in December 2008 over the same month 2007.

Accordingly, production fell by 19.9 percent in manufacturing industry and by 5.3 percent in power, gas and water sector while it increased by 2 percent in mining industry.



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