Definition: This entry gives the annual percentage increase in industrial production (includes manufacturing, mining, and construction).
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Industrial production growth rate map
Country Focus: Portugal
Gas World - 7/31/2015 2:12:57 PM
The commercial industrial gas market in Portugal is estimated to have generated revenues of around $350m in 2014. This is up from around $235m in 2004, indicating an average annual growth rate ... country since the 1920s and operates a number of production ...
Firm global growth amid doubts about Chinese data
Financial Times - 8/2/2015 10:17:20 PM
The latest growth rate in global activity is estimated ... We do not yet have “nowcast” factor models for all of these smaller Asian countries, but industrial production fell at an estimated rate of 9 per cent in June (quarterly rate, annualised ...
World Bank Dubs India as No. 1 Global Growth Factor
The Desert Sun - 8/3/2015 12:00:32 PM
Although the World Bank has slightly downgraded the 2015 global economy from an annualized 3% in January to 2.8% currently, this highly respected world development institution has projected India into the leading 2015 gross domestic product growth position ...
Pressure rising on RBI to cut rate Tuesday
Times of India - 8/3/2015 3:20:58 PM
However, India Inc is pitching for a rate cut because of low wholesale inflation and slowdown in industrial growth ... will benefit industry and boost growth." Monsoon has been good so far and the impact on farm production is awaited, she said, adding ...
Why RBI may keep rates unchanged on August 4
Daily News and Analysis - 8/3/2015 8:47:16 AM
Here's what the scenario was till June 2, when RBI cut rates the last time: – Moderation in composite purchasing managers’ indices (PMI), economic sentiment and consumer confidence in April. – India's Industrial production was recovering, albeit ...
The Only way ahead for Greece and other Third World Countries
Lankaweb - 8/2/2015 2:03:25 PM
Greece, once a mighty country ... Production. This was highlighted by the authoritative Wall Street Journal: “The IMF Drill is as follows: A Third World poor country with a pegged currency is working towards taming its inflation. Instead of a growth ...
US economic growth and Fed move to drive global market sentiment
The National - 8/3/2015 3:46:37 AM
From the onset, expectations were for a first US rate ... only country that has a shrinking labour force among them. Along with the US jobs report, we will keep a close eye on the other key drivers of the dollar this month, including industrial production ...
Pressure rising on RBI to cut interest rate
India TV - 8/3/2015 9:08:45 AM
However, India Inc is pitching for a rate cut because of low wholesale inflation and slowdown in industrial growth ... will benefit industry and boost growth.” Monsoon has been good so far and the impact on farm production is awaited, she said, adding ...
Congo gold production rises 79 pct in Q2 - report
Reuters - 8/3/2015 3:13:49 PM
Gold production ... African country's gross domestic product (GDP). The International Monetary Fund expects the mining sector to help the economy grow 9.2 percent in 2015 for a second consecutive year, one of the fastest rates in the world.
China set to meet growth targets despite market volatility: QNB
MENAFN - 8/2/2015 11:33:06 AM
Retail sales and industrial production year-on-year growth numbers both picked up in June having slowed ... The People's Bank of China (PBoC) has repeatedly cut both policy interest rates and the Reserve Requirement Ratio (RRR) for banks.
There's a simple policy that would spur US economic growth, lower gas prices, and please international allies
The Business Insider - 8/3/2015 8:18:38 AM
Imagine there were a simple policy that would spur economic growth ... U.S. crude oil production rocketed up 74 percent from 2008 through 2014. That has led to a glut here at home, where crude oil is selling at a discount relative to world prices.
Western companies look hard at China as growth slows
Win 98.5 - 8/3/2015 2:13:34 AM
Double digit growth rates during the first decade of the millennium lured ... we need to manage through the drought that we see,” said Ulrich Spiesshofer, CEO of Swiss-based industrial conglomerate ABB . ABB is carefully managing costs and working ...
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan under pressure to cut rates: Will he succumb to it?
businessinsider.in - 8/3/2015 1:33:36 PM
Most bankers and experts are of the view that the possibility of an interest rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is very low as retail inflation remains high. In the wake of low wholesale inflation and slowdown in industrial growth, India Inc is ...
INC Releases 2nd World Nuts And Dried Fruits Trade Flows Map Highlighting Trends And Opportunities In Nut Production And Consumption
The Street - 8/3/2015 8:32:57 AM
The map and report data show encouraging growth in the nut ... In the last decade alone the total production of tree nuts has increased 55% peanuts by 4% and dried fruit by 22%. The 2014-2015 Global Statistical Review and World Nuts and Dried Fruits ...
A Chinese factory replaced 90% of its employees with robots – production soared soon after
zmescience.com - 8/3/2015 1:33:36 PM
The product defect rate was 25%, now it is below 5%. The International Federation of Robotics (IFR), which represents robot manufacturers and research institutes, said China last year surpassed Japan to become the world’s biggest market for industrial ...