India’s core industries’ output

India’s core industries’ output rises 8.5% in March

New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) India’s core industrial output rose by 8.5 per cent in April, on the back of higher production of refinery products, electricity and fertilisers, official data showed on Tuesday.

The gauge for select factory output — Index of Eight Core Industries (ECI) — which represents major infrastructure sectors had risen by 6.4 per cent in March, 2016.

The ECI data had showed a negative growth of 0.2 percent in the corresponding month of last year.

The index comprises 38 per cent of the total weightage of items included in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).

According to the data furnished by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the combined ECI index stood at 176.4 in April, 2016.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of www.mangalorean.com or any employee thereof. www.mangalorean.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of www.mangalorean.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at  info@mangalorean.com. Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here