Latvia industrial production grows in April
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Latvia's industrial production expanded at the start of the second quarter, driven by strong growth in manufacturing output, data from the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) showed on Friday.
Industrial production advanced a calendar-adjusted 3.7% year-over-year in April.
Output in the manufacturing sector registered an increase of 5.3% in April compared to last year.
At the same time, mining quarrying output fell sharply by 11.3% and that of electricity and gas supply declined 1.5%.
On a monthly basis, industrial production dropped a seasonally adjusted 0.1% in April, the Riga-based agency said.
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