Index of Industrial Production

IIP growth rises to 9-month high of 4.3% in August

The output growth in manufacturing sector, which constitutes 77.63 per cent of the index, however decelerated to 3.1 per cent in August from 5.5 per cent a year ago.

Oct 12, 2017, 23:47 PM IST

Core sector growth rises to 4.9% in Aug; highest in 5 months

Cumulatively, the eight core sectors in April-August recorded a growth rate of 3 per cent as against 5.4 per cent in the same period a year ago.

Oct 03, 2017, 18:45 PM IST

Core sector growth slows to 19-month low of 0.4% in June

Infrastructure sector growth fell to 19-month low of 0.4 percent in June due to decline in output of coal, refinery products, fertiliser and cement, official data showed.

Jul 31, 2017, 20:59 PM IST
India's industrial growth falls to 1.7% in May; inflation at record low of 1.54%

India's industrial growth falls to 1.7% in May; inflation at record low of 1.54%

Industrial output growth dropped to 1.7 percent in May from 8 percent in the same month last year. On the other hand, retail inflation hit new low of 1.54 percent in June, down from 2.18 per cent in May.

Jul 12, 2017, 17:43 PM IST
Sensex, Nifty gain strength, bring up fresh life highs

Sensex, Nifty gain strength, bring up fresh life highs

Stocks set a record again as the Sensex on Wednesday went higher by 58 points to 31,805 and the Nifty closed above the 9,800 mark ahead of key macroeconomic data, lifted by banking, oil and gas and auto stocks.

Jul 12, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
Eight core sectors growth slips to 3.6% in May

Eight core sectors growth slips to 3.6% in May

The growth of eight core sectors slowed to 3.6 per cent in May due to fall in output of coal and fertilisers.

Jun 30, 2017, 18:49 PM IST

Eight core sector growth slips to 2.5% in April

The growth of eight core sectors declined to 2.5 percent in April mainly due to lower coal, crude oil and cement productions.

May 31, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
Revision in WPI, IIP base year will raise 2016-17 GDP by 0.50%

Revision in WPI, IIP base year will raise 2016-17 GDP by 0.50%

CSO had predicted a growth rate of 7.1 percent for 2016-17, in which the October-December quarter was predominantly marked by the demonetisation.

May 30, 2017, 11:51 AM IST

WPI, IIP new series more reflective of market trend: India Inc

The index of industrial production (IIP) growth was 5.5 percent in March 2016.

May 12, 2017, 22:06 PM IST

Gutka, calculators, TV picture tubes removed from new IIP

The total number of items in the index has increased to 809 as compared to 620 earlier.

May 12, 2017, 20:48 PM IST
Govt to unveil new IIP, WPI series on Friday

Govt to unveil new IIP, WPI series on Friday

The government will release on Friday the new series of Index of Industrial Production as well as Wholesale Price Index, with 2011-12 as the base year, so as to map economic activities more accurately.

May 08, 2017, 18:10 PM IST

Market Outlook: Macro data, global cues to chart equity markets' course

Key macro-economic data points coupled with ongoing fourth quarter results and global cues are expected to affect the course of Indian equity markets during the upcoming trade week, analysts said.

May 08, 2017, 10:49 AM IST
Industrial production grows 5.7% in November year-on-year; manufacturing, mining sectors shine

Industrial production grows 5.7% in November year-on-year; manufacturing, mining sectors shine

Backed by growths in mining, manufacturing and electricity sectors, industrial outputs grew 5.7 percent in the month of November compared to the contraction of 3.4 percent in the same month in 2015.

Jan 12, 2017, 17:57 PM IST
India's industrial production grows at 0.7% in September

India's industrial production grows at 0.7% in September

India's industrial production grew by a meagre 0.7 percent in September after contracting for two consecutive months in July and August.

Nov 11, 2016, 17:57 PM IST
India's industrial growth shrinks for second straight month in August, down 0.7%

India's industrial growth shrinks for second straight month in August, down 0.7%

On the back of poor production in mining and manufacturing sectors, India's industrial production contracted for the second consecutive month in August, shrinking by 0.7 percent.

 

Oct 10, 2016, 17:35 PM IST
Macro data, IIP, inflation, Q4 earnings to set trend for stock market: Experts

Macro data, IIP, inflation, Q4 earnings to set trend for stock market: Experts

Macroeconomic data ,index of industrial production  (IIP) and inflation numbers will set the trend for the stock market in a holiday-shortened week ahead, say experts.

Apr 10, 2016, 11:17 AM IST
Industrial output shrinks for 3rd straight month, dips 1.5% in Janury

Industrial output shrinks for 3rd straight month, dips 1.5% in Janury

Industrial output for the third month in a row remained in the negative territory contracting 1.5 percent in January due to poor showing of manufacturing sector raising industry clamour for rate cut by Reserve Bank.

Mar 11, 2016, 22:40 PM IST
India's industrial output falls for third straight month, contracts 1.5% in January

India's industrial output falls for third straight month, contracts 1.5% in January

India's industrial production contracted for the third straight month in January falling 1.5 percent on a year-to-year basis due to poor perfomance in manufacturing sector.

Mar 11, 2016, 17:41 PM IST
IIP rises to 3-year high of 6.4% in August; retail inflation in comfort zone

IIP rises to 3-year high of 6.4% in August; retail inflation in comfort zone

Showing signs of recovery, industrial output rose to nearly 3-year high of 6.4 percent in August on improvement in manufacturing and capital goods while retail inflation remained with in comfort zone.

Oct 12, 2015, 20:49 PM IST
Industrial production grows at a near 3-year high of 6.4% in August

Industrial production grows at a near 3-year high of 6.4% in August

Industrial production grew at a nearly three-year high of 6.4 percent in August on account of improvement in manufacturing as well as mining activity and better offtake of capital goods.

Oct 12, 2015, 18:38 PM IST