Lithuania industrial production rises in March
Lithuania's industrial production rose a working-day adjusted 14.5% year-on-year in March, figures from Statistics Lithuania (LS) showed on Friday.
Manufacturing output grew 15% annually in March. Excluding refined petroleum, manufacturing increased 14%. Production in mining and quarrying declined 11.5%. Production of electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply surged 10.1% and those in water supply, and waste management decreased 3.8%.
Among the major industrial groupings, production of intermediate goods grew 17.1% yearly in February and those of durable goods increased 19.2%. Production of capital goods gained 7.4%. Production of energy and non-durable goods increased 3.2%, each.
On a monthly basis, industrial production rose a seasonally and working-day adjusted 4.5% in March. On an unadjusted basis, industrial production accelerated 16.3% yearly in March and declined 16.8% from a month ago.
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