Malaysia: Growth in industrial production accelerates again in February
April 11, 2016
Industrial production increased 3.9% in February over the same month last year. The figure came in above the 3.3% increase tallied in January. February’s result showed an increase in all components, with the electrical component showing the strongest gains.
On a monthly basis, industrial production grew 0.9%, which was an improvement over January’s 0.5% increase. As a result, annual average growth in industrial production fell to 4.1% from January’s 4.2%.
Author: Robert Hill, Economist