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Industrial output decreased month-on-month in March 2022 but increased year-on-year

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2022, March
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Seasonally adjusted industrial output (TOL BCD) decreased by 1.2 per cent in March from the month before. According to Statistics Finland, industrial output adjusted for working days was 2.6 per cent higher in March 2022 than in March 2021.

Key points

  • Industrial output adjusted for working days was 2.6 per cent higher in March 2022 than one year previously.
  • Compared to one year ago, output grew only in the metal industry, by 7.5 per cent compared to March 2021. Output fell in the other main industries from the previous year.
  • Compared to the previous month, output increased most in mining and quarrying, by 4.1 per cent. The biggest drop, 4.1 per cent, was recorded in the chemical industry.

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10.05.2022

Volume index of industrial output, share of industry in total industries (BCD), original, working day adjusted, seasonally adjusted change percentage

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  • Standard Industrial Classification (TOL 2008)
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