India core sector growth

Core sector growth up 5.3% in February as cement, refinery output pick up

Core sector growth up 5.3% in February as cement, refinery output pick up

Cumulatively, the eight core sectors grew by 4.3 percent in April-February 2017-18 against 4.7 percent in the same period last fiscal.

Apr 02, 2018, 17:31 PM IST
Core sector growth hits six-month high of 5.2% in September

Core sector growth hits six-month high of 5.2% in September

The infrastructure growth was 4.9 percent in the previous month of August.

Oct 31, 2017, 17:36 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 slips to a decade low of 2.6% in FY'13

Reflecting slowdown in the economy, the growth rate of core infrastructure industries slipped to a decade low of 2.6 percent in 2012-13 mainly on account of declining output of crude oil and natural gas.

Apr 30, 2013, 19:20 PM IST

Core sector contracts 2.5% in Feb; worst performance in decades

Dragged down by natural gas and fertilisers sectors, the eight core industries shrank 2.5 percent in February, a worst ever performance in decades, which is likely to result in muted overall factory output numbers.

Apr 01, 2013, 13:45 PM IST

Core sector growth slows down to 3.6% in June

Reflecting a slowdown, the growth of eight core sectors slipped to 3.6 percent in June, weighed down by contraction in natural gas, fertiliser and steel output.

Aug 01, 2012, 21:38 PM IST