Industrial production for the month of January 2014 stands at 182.2, which is 0.1% higher as compared to the level in the month of January 2013. The cumulative growth for the period April-January 2013-14 over the corresponding period of the previous year stands at 0.0%. The government has revised the Dec 2013 IIP to -0.17% form -0.56% earlier.
The Indices of Industrial Production for the Mining, Manufacturing and Electricity sectors for the month of January 2014 stand at 136.5, 192.3 and 171.1 respectively, with the corresponding growth rates of 0.7%, -0.7% and 6.5% as compared to January 2013. The cumulative growth in the three sectors during April-January 2013-14 over the corresponding period of 2012-13 has been -1.5%, - 0.4% and 5.7% respectively. In terms of industries, 11 out of the 22 industry groups in the manufacturing sector have shown positive growth during the month of January 2014 as compared to the corresponding month of the previous year.
As per Use-based classification, the growth rates in January 2014 over January 2013 are 0.9% in Basic goods, -4.2% in Capital goods and 3.4% in Intermediate goods. The Consumer durables and Consumer non-durables have recorded growth of -8.3% and 4.4% respectively, with the overall growth in Consumer goods being -0.6%.