Colombia: Industrial production picks up in November
January 18, 2017
In November, industrial production rose 1.6% annually, up from October’s anemic 0.4% increase. According to DANE, November’s reading reflected increases in 21 out of the 39 components of the industrial production index. The coking and oil refining category largely drove November’s acceleration.
Despite November’s faster expansion, annual average growth in industrial production fell from 4.0% in October to 3.6%.
Author: Luis Lopez Vivas, Economist