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, 2012See also: Industrial production growth rate map
German Industrial Production Unexpectedly Fell in October
Bloomberg - 12/9/2013 10:54:14 AM
German industrial production unexpectedly dropped for a second month in October, signaling an uneven recovery in Europe’s largest economy. Output, adjusted for seasonal swings, decreased 1.2 percent from September, when it fell a revised 0.7 ...
OECD Indicators Point to Synchronized Growth Pickup
The Wall Street Journal - 12/9/2013 8:45:23 AM
The Paris-based research body's leading indicators suggest that the outlook for many parts of the global economy is improving as 2013 draws to a close, and that there may be a broadly synchronized recovery in the early months of 2014.
Driving Profitable Growth in a "Multi-Speed" World
Silicon India - 12/9/2013 1:17:24 PM
In fact, the historically high amounts of oil and gas that are now being produced in unconventional shale formations in the U.S. led PIRA Energy Group to recently predict that by the end of 2013, the U.S. will be the worldï¿½s largest liquids (oil ...
Developing Countries Will Lead Global Growth in 2011, says World Bank
Forbes - 1/11/2011 11:55:18 PM
The World ... countries have managed to re-orient more of their production toward their domestic market in the wake of the downturn. Developing economies are expected to expand by 6% or more in 2011, which is more than twice the rate of growth ...
US oil demand growth to surpass China for first time since 1990s: Goldman Sachs
Platts - 12/9/2013 7:55:17 AM
Oil demand growth in the US this year is likely to exceed that of China's for the first time since the 1990s, skewing overall global demand in favor of developed markets, investment bank Goldman Sachs said in a new report released Friday. "In 2013 ...
India among countries with highest unemployment rate
Rediff - 9/17/2013 4:18:45 AM
Many countries in the Eurozone that were doing well suddenly were grappling with piling debt, a banking crisis and a slowdown. The economic crisis has also become increasingly a social crisis for the most affected countries with high unemployment rates.
The 5 Fastest-Growing Countries in the World
The Motley Fool - 12/7/2013 1:48:24 PM
5 ... middle class, and China's recent commitment in its recent Third Plenum economic conference to support private business and market forces, this world power looks to keep its growth churning along at a high rate. That hasn't helped investors ...
World Bank Approves Funds to Boost Private Sector Growth and Agricultural Production in Burkina Faso
The World Bank Group - 12/5/2013 11:23:26 PM
WASHINGTON, December 5, 2013 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved US$100 million from the International Development Association (IDA)* to support the Government of Burkina Faso’s ongoing efforts to catalyze private ...
World Bank Expects Muted Global Growth, Led By Developing World
The World Bank Group - 6/12/2013 10:34:28 PM
Growth in Brazil, India, Russia, South Africa and Turkey has been held back by supply bottlenecks. While external risks have eased, growth in these countries is unlikely to reach pre-crisis rates unless ... the slowdown in the real economy is turning ...
Factory Output Returns, but at Widely Different Rates
New York Times - 10/18/2013 10:54:28 PM
But now, while production has continued to rise in Asian countries like India and China, it has stagnated in much of the world. The European Union reported this week that the rate of industrial production in the euro zone countries rose 1 ...
India needs to focus on growth: S Naren, ICICI Prudential AMC
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 12/7/2013 2:59:59 PM
We cannot have this kind of growth rate. I mean we need to have much higher growth rates and in the industrial production growth rates ... So consequently we need employment in this country, we need growth in this country.
Positive Forecast for U.S. Industrial Market
worldpropertychannel.com - 12/5/2013 11:34:46 AM
The recovery continues to be assisted by a scarcity of new industrial construction, CBRE reports. This year, only 59 million square feet of industrial space is expected to be completely nationally, under the pre-recession average of approximately 150 ...
Global growth shifts away from emerging economies
Financial Times - 9/2/2013 11:56:11 PM
In contrast, it said, the “widespread loss of momentum [in emerging economies] makes for sluggish near-term growth prospects for the world economy”. While the quarterly growth of industrial production had risen to an annualised rate of 5 per cent in ...
Battelle-R&D Magazine Global Funding Forecast Predicts Cautious Growth for Research and Development Activity in 2014
Yahoo! Finance - 12/9/2013 1:17:24 PM
COLUMBUS, OH--(Marketwired - Dec 9, 2013) - Global research and development (R&D) spending is forecast to grow by 3.8 percent -- or $60.0 billion -- to $1.6 trillion in 2014, according to the closely watched annual forecast by Battelle and R&D ...
Global waste production to triple by 2100, led by sub-Saharan Africa
Ars Technica - 11/1/2013 5:58:41 PM
On our current path, it could balloon to over 11 million tons per day by 2100, a tripling of today's rate ... developed countries still account for a sizable proportion of global waste production, East Asia currently represents the locus of growth.