In February, industrial production expanded 15.2% in working-day adjusted terms over the same month last year. The result was well above the 8.6% rise recorded in January and marked the fastest pace of growth since June 2004. A month-on-month comparison does not corroborate the robust annual figure, as industrial production contracted 1.4% over the previous month in seasonally adjusted terms (January: +2.4% month-on-month). However, the trend continues to improve, with the annual average variation in industrial production rising from 2.8% in January to 4.7% in February, which marked the fourth positive reading since November 2010. The government expects the economy to expand 3.6% this year and 4.1% in 2012.
Industrial production jumps in February
April 7, 2011
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Bulgaria Economic News
October 12, 2016
In September, consumer prices decreased 0.5% from the previous month, which followed the 0.1% decline recorded in August.
October 7, 2016
In August, industrial production grew 2.6% from the same month last year in working-day adjusted terms, accelerating from July’s 2.3% increase.
September 13, 2016
In August, consumer prices decreased 0.1% over the previous month, which contrasted the sharp 1.0% increase recorded in July.
September 5, 2016
Revised data released on 5 September confirmed that the economy expanded 3.0% over the same period last year in Q2.
August 12, 2016
In the second quarter, the economy expanded 3.0% over the same period last year, according to preliminary data released on 12 August.