Industry in Ukraine
Ukraine - Industry
Industrial output contracts in August
According to data released by the Statistical Institute, industrial production fell 0.5% year-on-year in August, swinging from a healthy 2.9% rise in July. The print marked the first contraction in over a year and was led by a slight dip in manufacturing production, as well as by a marked drop in output in the electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply sector.
Annual average growth in industrial output, meanwhile, ticked down from a 17-month high of 1.9% in July to 1.6% in August. Looking at sequential data, industrial production fell 0.5% month-on-month in July, a marked deterioration from the previous month’s 1.4% increase.
Ukraine Industrial Production Forecast
FocusEconomics Consensus Forecast participants project that industrial output will grow 2.9% in 2018, which is down 0.1 percentage points from last month’s forecast. For 2019, panelists expect industrial production to rise 3.2%, unchanged from the previous month’s projection.
Ukraine - Industry Data
|Industrial Production (annual variation in %)||-4.3||-10.1||-13.0||2.8||0.4|
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Ukraine Industry Chart
Source: State Statistics Committee of Ukraine (Ukrstat) and FocusEconomics calculations.
|Bond Yield||19.00||0.0 %||Jul 27|
|Exchange Rate||28.05||0.30 %||Oct 18|
|Stock Market||560||0.21 %||Oct 18|
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