IIP rises by 2.7% in January
Friday, March 10, 2017, 6:03 PM
The Index of Industrial Production rose to 2.7% in January this year, with all three tracked sectors of mining, electricity, and manufacturing, registering positive growth. In contrast, the IIP had dipped by 0.1 % in December 2016 and had contracted by 1.6% in January 2016. While mining sector grew by 5.3% in January, electricity production increased by 3.9% and manufacturing output rose by 2.3%.