Industry in Russia

Russia Industry | Economic News & Forecasts

Russia - Industry

Industrial production growth eases in August

Industrial output growth lost steam in August, according to the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat). Industrial production increased 2.7% in annual terms, down from July’s 3.9%. The slowdown was driven by a deceleration in manufacturing output.

Annual average industrial production growth inched down to 2.1% in August (July: 2.2%). Month-on-month data revealed unchanged industrial activity, with industrial production growth resting at July’s 0.3% in August.

The FocusEconomics panel of analysts expects industrial output to expand 2.4% this year, which is unchanged from last month’s forecast. For 2019, the panel expects industrial production to increase 2.1%, also unchanged from the previous month’s forecast.

Russia - Industry Data

2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  
Industrial Production (annual variation in %)0.4  1.6  -0.8  1.3  1.0  

Sample Report

5 years of economic forecasts for more than 30 economic indicators.


Russia Industry Chart

Russia Industry
Note: Annual variation of industrial production in %.
Source: Russian Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) and FocusEconomics calculations.

Russia Facts

Bond Yield8.490.13 %Oct 22
Exchange Rate65.81-0.12 %Oct 22
Stock Market2,309-1.03 %Oct 22

Sample Report

Get a sample report showing all the data and analysis covered in our Regional, Country and Commodities reports.


Start Your Free Trial

Start working with the reports used by the world’s major financial institutions, multinational enterprises & government agencies now. Click on the button below to get started.

Sign Up

Economic News

Search form