Malaysia: Growth in industrial production recovers in December
February 11, 2016
Industrial production increased 2.7% in December over the same month last year. The figure came in above the 1.9% increase tallied in November. December’s result was driven by the increases in consists of mining and electricity.
On a monthly basis, industrial production grew 2.8%, which contrasted November’s 1.1% contraction. In spite of December’s monthly increase, annual average growth in industrial production fell to 4.5% from November’s 4.9%.
Author: Robert Hill, Economist