|Seasonally Adjusted Manufacturing Industries|
|(Base Year 2015 = 100)|
|Production Index||Turnover Index|
|Monthly % change||-0.4||3.4|
|Annual % change||0.2||4.2|
|Sep 2018 - Nov 2018||103.2||104.9|
|Dec 2018 - Feb 2019||92.5||99.1|
Production for Manufacturing Industries for February 2019 was 0.4% lower than in January 2019 (see above and table 1). On an annual basis production for February 2019 was 0.2% higher than in February 2018. Industrial production for Manufacturing Industries for the three months December 2018 to February 2019 was 10.4% lower than in the preceding three month period (see above and tables 3a to 3c).
The “Modern” Sector showed a monthly decrease in production of 10.8% in February 2019 and an annual decrease of 1.9% when compared with February 2018. There was a monthly increase of 3.2% in the “Traditional” Sector for February 2019 and an annual increase of 9.5% compared with February 2018 (see table 2).
Turnover increased by 3.4% for Manufacturing Industries in February 2019 when compared with January 2019 (see above and tables 5a to 5c). On an annual basis turnover increased by 4.2% when compared with February 2018.
Unadjusted indices are available on our website.