Core sector output growth slows to 1% in February
Friday, March 31, 2017, 5:40 PM
Infrastructure output growth slowed to 1% in February, lowest level in at least 13 months, mainly dragged down by a contraction in production of crude oil and natural gas, government data showed. Overall output grew an annual 3.4% in the previous month. The output growth came in at 4.4% for the first 11 months of the current fiscal year which ends in March 2017.