Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Quick estimates of index of industrial production

Quick estimates of index of industrial production

Feb '07
The Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production (IIP) with base 1993-94 for the month of December 2006 have been released by the Central Statistical Organisation of the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation. The General Index stands at 258.3, which is 11.1% higher as compared to the level in the month of December 2005. The cumulative growth for the period April-December 2006 stands at 10.8% over the corresponding period of the pervious year.

2. The Indices of Industrial Production for the Mining, Manufacturing and Electricity sectors for the month of December 2006 stand at 171.4, 275.7, and 211.8 respectively, with the corresponding growth rates of 3.8%, 11.9% and 9.3% as compared to December 2005. The cumulative growth during April-December, 2006-07 over the corresponding period of 2005-06 in the three sectors have been 3.9%, 11.8% and 7.5% respectively, which moved the overall growth in the General Index to 10.8%.

3. In terms of industries, all the seventeen (17) industry groups (as per 2-digit NIC-1987) in the Manufacturing sector have shown positive growth during the month of December 2006 as compared to the corresponding month of the previous year. The industry group 'Wood and Wood Products; Furniture and Fixtures'' have shown the highest growth of 29.3%, followed by 28.9% in 'Basic Metal and Alloy Industries' and 24.0% in 'Metal Products and Parts, except Machinery and Equipment.

4. As per Use-based classification, the Sectoral growth rates in December 2006 over December 2005 are 11.7% in Basic goods, 20.2% in Capital goods and 11.2% in Intermediate goods. The Consumer durables and Consumer non-durables have recorded growth of 3.3% and 8.7% respectively, with the overall growth in Consumer goods being 7.4%.

Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 17th Sep 2021

UK again delays post-Brexit import trade controls

The United Kingdom has again delayed the implementation of some...

Pic: Shutterstock

Retail | On 17th Sep 2021

American retailers oppose business tax rate increases

The National Retail Federation (NRF) has opposed the proposed...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 17th Sep 2021

Bangladesh looking to boost man-made fibre apparel exports: TexPro

Bangladesh is looking to focus on the man-made fibre apparel market...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Extension of RoSCTL to boost textile exports

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Quality & affordability to affect market acceptability of new fibres

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Biggest learning was adaptability

Kishina Daruka and Mishika Daruka,

Kishina Daruka and Mishika Daruka

Headquartered in Kolkata, India, sustainable clothing brand Ora was...

Ujjval Saraf,

Ujjval Saraf

Founded by Jimmy Lai, Giordano International Ltd, a Hong Kong based...

Meghavi Suthar,

Meghavi Suthar

Founded by NIFT graduate <b>Meghavi Suthar </b>in 2017, Kala is an...

Giulio Cesareo, Directa Plus

Giulio Cesareo
Directa Plus

UK-based Directa Plus is one of the largest producers and suppliers...

Silverio Baranzano, Fitesa

Silverio Baranzano

Fitesa is a leader in the nonwoven fabrics industry, specialising in...

Sven Ghyselinck, Devan Chemical

Sven Ghyselinck
Devan Chemical

Headquartered in Belgium and with offices in the United Kingdom, Portugal...

Raghavendra Rathore, Label Raghavendra Rathore Jodhpur

Raghavendra Rathore
Label Raghavendra Rathore Jodhpur

Being one of the first designers to use the "Brand India" positioning for...

Ruma Devi, Gramin Vikas Evam Chetna Sansthan

Ruma Devi
Gramin Vikas Evam Chetna Sansthan

<b>Ruma Devi i</b>s a jet-setting promoter of artisans who has empowered...

Shalini Sharma & Shweta Pundir Sharma, Six Yard Story

Shalini Sharma & Shweta Pundir Sharma
Six Yard Story

Six Yard Story is a premium artisanal brand with a focus to bring handloom ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies


Leave your Comments

September 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

Advanced Search