Short-Term Statistics of Industry, Q3 2020
The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published the results of the short-term industry statistics by presenting the industrial volume index in Q3 2020 (2017 = 100).
With the data that provides, this survey aims to present the performance in the industry: 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 in order to understand the cycle of development in the industry.
In the third quarter of 2020 (Q3 2020), compared to the second quarter 2020 (Q2 2020), there was an increase in the sector of: manufacturing (C) by 57.38%; and water supply, waste management and treatment (E) activities by 15.66%.
Whereas, there was a decrease in the sector of extractive industry (B) by (-41.46%); and in the electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply sector (D) by (-9.90%).
Meanwhile, compared the Q3 2020 with the same quarter of the previous year (Q3 2019), there was an increase in the manufacturing sector (C) by 13.21%.
Whereas, there was a decrease in: extractive industry (B) by (-45.48%); water supply sector, waste management and treatment activities (E) by (-38.75%); and in the electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (D) by (-7.12%).