Industrial output grows 4.11% in two months

Industrial growth

ISLAMABAD: The country’s large scale manufacturing sector has witnessed growth of 4.11 percent during the first two months of current fiscal year as compared to the corresponding period last year.


According to data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, the Quantum Index Numbers of large scale manufacturing industries was recorded at 118.97 points during July-August (2015-16) against 114.28 points during same period of last year.

The highest growth of 2.11 percent was witnessed in the indices monitored by Ministry of Industries followed by Provincial Bureau of Statistics with 1.88 percent and the Oil Companies Advisory Committee with 0.13 percent.