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
China Rate Cut Renews Economic Concerns
Wall Street Journal - 3/2/2015 1:27:08 AM
Too much easing, in particular, could add to already high debt levels among companies and local governments and stall plans to deleverage, reduce industrial ... world-wide “provided room” to spur growth by lowering interest rates. China now joins ...
Vietnam Feb industrial production rises 7pc
Business Recorder - 2/27/2015 12:50:44 PM
HANOI: Vietnam's February index of industrial production (IIP) increased an estimated 7 percent from a year earlier, the General Statistics Office said on Friday. The country's IIP annual growth in January was revised down to 16.4 percent from the initial ...
Industrial sector remains bullish on PHL growth
BusinessMirror. - 2/28/2015 11:02:10 AM
THE Philippines looks to be well-positioned for manufacturing activities, as multinationals continue to locate their production facilities in the country. “Manufacturing activity [is seen] to continue treading an upward growth trajectory through 2015 ...
Infrastructure growth leads to economic recovery: Economic Survey
New Kerala - 2/27/2015 4:18:19 PM
The Index of Industrial Production ... growth has turned positive while manufacturing growth continues to remain tepid, registering growth of 1.2 % in April - December 2014-15. The Survey observes that the low growth in manufacturing is mainly due to high ...
China's central bank cuts interest rates
Market Watch - 2/28/2015 11:59:26 AM
BEIJING--China's central bank cut interest rates for the second time in less than four months, in a fresh sign that the country's leadership ... saying that plunging commodity prices world-wide "provided room" to spur growth by lowering interest rates.
Global stock markets lackluster ahead of revised US economic growth figures
US News and World Report - 2/27/2015 1:48:00 PM
The future for the Dow Jones industrial ... annual rate. That was slower than the previous quarter, but a burst in consumer spending bolstered confidence that growth will strengthen this year. JAPAN SIGNALS: Industrial output in the world's third-largest ...
UP poised to get double-digit growth, says Assocham report
Times of India - 2/27/2015 8:57:30 PM
LUCKNOW: In a report that sounds like a good omen for the state, the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Assocham) has said that UP was inching towards a double-digit growth rate ... to the country's foodgrain production, could jeopardize ...
China Cuts Interest Rates to Stimulate Slowing Economy
New York Times - 2/28/2015 2:01:08 PM
SHANGHAI — With its growth engine slowing, China said on Saturday that it was reducing the nation’s benchmark interest rates for the second ... play a greater role in the country’s development. China already has the world’s second-largest economy ...
Industrial giants gain weight
Pakistan Today - 2/27/2015 8:36:01 PM
The country’s ... Provincial Bureaus of Statistics (PBOS) followed by Ministry of Industries with 1.35 percent and the indices of Oil Companies Advisory Committee (OCAC) with 0.94 percent. On year-to-year basis, the industrial growth increased by 2.35 ...
Gujarat Nowhere Near Being India's 'Growth Engine'
The New Indian Express - 2/27/2015 8:14:33 PM
Even after so many Vibrant Summits, we stand 12th in industrial output. We simply claim that Gujarat ... "The Planning Commission report said that Gujarat's foodgrain and oil seeds production growth was only 1.5 per cent last year. Over the years ...
Budget has a vision to propel India to be the manufacturing hub of the world: Baba Kalyani
Economic Times - 3/1/2015 4:48:45 AM
As a follow up, we now expect the government to expedite announcement of the new defence procurement policy to facilitate larger private sector participation in defence production ... digit growth and make the country a manufacturing hub of the world.
Fisheries in South West Indian Ocean African Countries Get Boost
Kansas City infoZine - 2/27/2015 11:56:27 PM
The First South West Indian Ocean Fisheries Governance and Shared Growth Project (SWIOFish1) will help improve regional cooperation for the nine African countries that border the waters of the South West Indian Ocean. Washington DC - infoZine - The World ...
Oil falls 1 percent on weak China outlook, higher Libya production
Reuters - 3/2/2015 1:05:40 AM
The Chinese central bank cut benchmark lending and deposit rates ... the country's growth target to 7 percent this year in the upcoming National People's Congress, down from 7.5 percent last year. Slower economic growth curbs oil demand at the world's ...
Developing Countries Will Lead Global Growth in 2011, says World Bank
Forbes - 1/11/2011 11:55:18 PM
The World ... developing 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 ...
India- Economy forecast to top 8pc growth
MENAFN - 2/28/2015 12:06:36 PM
Industrial growth has also picked up now. It also had some good news to report on the farm sector. "Foodgrain production for 2014-15 is estimated ... It said investment rate over the past years, as measured by gross capital formation (GCF) as a percentage ...