Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS)
Decrease in the Industrial Production Index (IPI) in Palestine during June, 06/2023
The overall IPI in Palestine reached 106.39 during June 2023 with a decrease of 3.62% compared to May 2023 (Base Year 2019 = 100).
IPI for June 2023 decreased due to the decrease in the activities of Mining and Quarrying by 6.24%, which had a share of 2.89% of the total industry, and the activities of Manufacturing Industry by 4.73%, which had a share of 87.89% of the total industry. While, the activities of Electricity, Gas, Steam and Air Conditioning Supply increased by 7.28%, which had a share of 7.38% of the total industry, and the activities of Water Supply, Sewerage, Waste Management and Remediation by 3.34%, which had a share of 1.84% of the total industry.
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