Colombia: Industrial production accelerates in September
November 14, 2014
In September, industrial production (excluding coffee threshing) rose 1.3% over the same month last year, which came in above the 0.3% increase tallied in August. The reading reflected increases in 26 of the index’s 43 sub-categories. The food and beverage industry, the chemical industry, and the automobile sector made the greatest contributions to September’s expansion.
Annual average growth in industrial production picked up from 1.0% in August to 1.3% in September.
Author: Cecilia Simkievich, Economist