Manufacturing Numbers Up in February

Manufacturing numbers improved in February, with the Volume of Production Index (VoPI) increasing by 10.7 percent, slightly slower than the 11.6 percent growth in February 2016. Petroleum products, food, basic metals, and transport equipment supported the increase. The Value of Production Index (VaPI), meanwhile, expanded at a faster pace of 13.6 percent in February, higher than the 5.4 percent in the same month…

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