Industrial production lowered by 0.2% in 9 months
Astana. October 13. KazTAG - The volume of industrial production has lowered by 0.2% in January-September 2014 in comparison to the same period 2013, reports the committee of statistics of the Ministry of National Economy.
According to the statistics data the reduction in the mining industry and excavation made up 0.2%, processing industry -0.3%, water supply, disposal system and control and disposal of wastes- 5.2%. The volume increased by 1.8% in electricity supply, gas, steam and air conditioning.
Oil production, including gas condensate made up 60 mln tons (-0.9%) in January-September, copper ores- 29.2 mln tons (-5.9%). Petrol production made up 2.2 mln tons (+13.7%), gasol- 37 mln (-3.7%). Flat roll production has reached 1.9 mln tons (+17.1%), refined copper- 0.2 mln tons (-24.8%), portland cement- 6.4 mln tons (+16.7%), electric power- 68.3 bln kWh (+1.3%), flour- 2.8 mln tons (+1.5%).