Short Term Industry Statistics, Q2 2019

  • 17/09/2019

The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published the results of Short-term Industry Statistics by presenting the Industrial Volume Index in Q2 2019 (2017 = 100).

With thee data that provides, this survey aims to present industry performance in: B – Mining and Quarrying, C – Manufacturing, D - Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply, and E - Water supply, sewerage waste management and remediation activities, on a quarterly basis, in order to understand the cycle of development in the industry.

Compared the Q2 2019 with the same quarter of the previous year (Q2 2018), there is an increase in the sectors: Manufacturing (C) by 7.41%; and Water supply, management activities and waste treatment (E) by 1.86%.

Whereas, there was a decrease in Mining industry (B) (-3.07%) and in the Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (D) by (-6.25%).

However, compared the second quarter 2019 with the first quarter 2019 (Q2 2019 to Q1 2019), there was an increase in the sector of: Water supply, management activities and waste treatment (E) by 10.37%; and the Mining sector (B) by 6.08%.

While, there was a decrease in the following sectors: Electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply (D) by (-23.14%); and Manufacturing industry (C) by (-4.63%).