Short Term Industry Statistics, Q4 2017

  • 20/03/2018

The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published "Short Term Industry Statistics" for the fourth quarter of 2017 (Q4 2017).

With the data that provides, this survey aims to present industry performance (B – Mining and Quarrying, C - Manufacturing, D – Supply of electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning and E - Water supply, sewerage waste management and remediation activities) in quarterly periods through which to understand the development of the industry cycle.

In the fourth quarter of 2017, compared to the third quarter of 2017, there was an increase in: water supply, sewerage waste management and remediation activities (E) of 8.2%; mining and quarrying industry (B) of 31.9%; as well as the supply of electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning (D) of 49.6%. Meanwhile, there was a decline in manufacturing industry (C) of (-7.7%).

Meanwhile, compared with the same quarter of the previous year (Q4 2016), there was an increase of: mining and quarrying industry (B) of 31.3%; supply of electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning (D) of 7.8%; water supply, sewerage waste management and remediation activities (E) of 6.1%; as well as the manufacturing and quarrying industry (C) of 3.2%.