November industrial production index in Palestine up by almost 2.5%

RAMALLAH, Thursday, The overall Industrial Production Index (IPI) in Palestine increased during November by 2.43% compared to October, the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) said on Thursday.

The increase in the IPI was due to the increase in the activities of Electricity, Gas, Steam and Air Conditioning Supply by 19.53%, which had a share of 11.98% of the total industry, the activities of Mining and Quarrying by 18.39%, which had a share of 4.06% of the total industry, and the activities of Water Supply, Sewerage, Waste Management and Remediation by 5.90%, which had a share of 0.78% of the total industry.

The activities of Manufacturing Industry decreased by 0.14%, which had a share of 83.19% of the total industry.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency