Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS)
Decrease in the Industrial Production Index (IPI) in Palestine during April, 04/2021
The overall IPI in Palestine reached 102.40 during April 2021 with a decrease of 0.52% compared to March 2021 (Base Year 2019 = 100).
IPI for April 2021 decreased due to the Decrease in the activities of Mining and Quarrying by 20.48% which had a share of 2.89% of the total industry, and the activities of Electricity, Gas, Steam and Air Conditioning Supply decreased by 1.17% which had a share of 7.38% of the total industry. While the activities of Water Supply, Sewerage, Waste Management and Remediation increased by 0.52% which had a share of 1.84% of the total industry, and the activities of Manufacturing Industry increased by 0.15% which had a share of 87.89% of the total industry.
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