Lithuania industrial production grows in August
Lithuania's industrial production grew robustly in August, led by strong output in mining and quarrying and manufacturing sectors, preliminary data from the Vilnius-based Statistics Lithuania (LS) showed Thursday.
Industrial production grew a non-adjusted 18.1% year-on-year. Mining and quarrying output increased 25.7% and manufacturing production rose 19.3%.
Utilities sector output decreased 1.2%. Output rose 2.6% in the water supply and treatment-related industry.
Compared to the previous month, industrial production grew 3.5% in August. On a seasonally and working-day adjusted basis, industrial production rose 15.3% year-on-year and 2.8% from the previous month in August.
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