According to Khanh Hoa provincial People’s Committee, 4 months of 2020, the index of industrial production (IIP) of the whole province increased 4.18% over the same period last year (lowest increase in the last 7 years).
Photo: The IIP of manufacturing and processing industry increased by 4.02% over the same period last year.
In particular, the production and distribution of electricity, gas, hot water, steam, increased by 3.48% over the same period in 2019; water supply, waste management and treatment activities increased by 3.3%; processing industry, manufacturing increased by 4.02%; Mining industry increased by 40.14%.
Some major industrial products that have increased IIP over the same period last year are: RS sugar, production electricity, bird’s nest, wooden wardrobe, other transportation means, and other construction stones ... Industrial products: Natural fibers, frozen tuna, RE sugar ... have decreased IIP...
The provincial People's Committee also said that, due to the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic, in April 2020, the number of employees working in industrial enterprises decreased by 2.9% compared to the same period last year. Generally 4 months of 2020, the number of employees working in industrial enterprises decreased by 2.2%.
It is known that in the first 4 months of 2019, the province's IIP increased by 7.24% over the same period in 2018. Of which, the processing and manufacturing industry increased by 7.03%; water supply, waste management and treatment increased by 10.08%; production and distribution of electricity, gas, hot water, steam increased by 9.88%; Particularly, the mining industry decreased by 4.45%.