Industrial production in India calculates the output of enterprises that are incorporated into the industrial sector of the economy. The most important sector within 78% of the overall production is the manufacturing industry. The most important categories in the manufacturing sector are: basic metals (13% of total production), coke and refined petroleum products (12%), chemicals and chemical products (8%), food products (5%), pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemicals, and botanical products (5%), motor vehicles, trailers, and semi-trailers (5%), machinery and equipment n.e.c. (5%), other non-metallic mineral products (5%), and textiles, electrical equipment, and fabricated metal products (3% each). In terms of total output, mining contributes 14%, while electricity accounts for 8%.

A higher than expected figure should be seen as positive (bullish) for the INR while a lower than expected figure should be seen as negative (bearish) for the INR.

Category:  Industrial Production
Units:  Percent
Impact: Medium
Currency: INR
Latest Release
Previous: 4.9%
Consensus: 4.6%
Actual: 5%
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