The April volume of industrial production increased by 3.1% year-on-year, along with the growth of domestic sales and a decrease in the export ones

Change in the volume of industrial production, domestic and export sales

Industrial production was once again outstanding in April. Domestic sales surpassed the previous months' level; export, however lagged behind it

Change in the volume of industrial production, domestic and export sales

The total volume of stock of orders in April was 28% higher than the previous year’s, with an increase in export stock of orders and a decrease in domestic ones

Change in end-of-month stock of orders in the most significant manufacturing divisions*

The manufacture of electrical equipment and food industry had once again an outstanding performance in April; however, the manufacture of transport equipment, as well as that of rubber, plastics and building materials was lower than in the base period

Change in production volume in major manufacturing subsections, April 2022

The output of the largest manufacturing subsections was close to or above the pre-pandemic level, except for the manufacture of transport equipment, where production has been held up by shortages in base materials in the past months

Volume change in the output of the five largest manufacturing subsections

The construction output volume was 3.2% higher year-on-year as a result of an 11% increase in the civil engineering output volume, while the construction of buildings decreased by 1.2%

Volume change of construction output by main groups of construction

The stock of contracts held by construction enterprises at the end of April was 8.0% higher than a year earlier

Volume changes of end-of-month stock of contracts at construction enterprises by main groups of construction