According to the preliminary data the Industrial Production Index, seasonally adjusted, decreased by 1.2% in April 2017 as compared to March 2017. In April 2017 the working day adjusted Industrial Production Index rose by 4.8% in comparison with the same month of 2016.
According to the preliminary data, in April 2017 the index of production in section ‘Construction’ calculated on the base of seasonally adjusted data was 1.8% below the level of the previous month. In April 2017 the working day adjusted index of production in construction increased by 2.0% in comparison with the same month of 2016.
According to the preliminary seasonally adjusted data in April 2017 the turnover in ‘Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles’ at constant prices decreased by 0.5% compared to the previous month.