Short Term Industry Statistics, Q3 2018

  • 18/12/2018

The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published the results of the survey on Short-term Industry Statistics by presenting the Industrial Volume Index in the period Q3 2018 (2017 = 100).

This survey presents the industry performance: B – Mining and Quarrying, C – Manufacturing, D - Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply and E - Water supply, sewerage waste management and remediation activities, in quarterly periods through which to understand the cycle of development in the industry.

In the third quarter (Q3) of 2018, compared to the second quarter (Q2) 2018, there was an increase of: the Manufacturing industry (C) by 8.75% and the Mining industry (B) by 0.71%.

Meanwhile, there was a decrease in the sector of Water supply, sewerage waste management and remediation activities (E) by (-11.24%) and in the sector of Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (D) by (-5.48%).

Meanwhile, compared the Q3 2018 with the same quarter of the previous year (Q3 2017), there was a decrease in the sector of: Water supply, sewerage waste management and remediation activities (E) by (-9.75%); Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning sector (D) by (-4.30%); the Mining industry (B) (-3.46%) and the Manufacturing industry (C) by (-1.17%).