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Saturday, 30.05.2015, 15:28
According to the data of the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia (CSB) compared to March level of producer prices in the Latvian industry in April 2015 dropped by 0.1%. Level of prices of products sold on the domestic market did not change.
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Statistics Lithuania informs that in April 2015 industrial production totalled EUR 1.55 billion at current prices and, compared to March, decreased by 2% at constant prices, seasonally and working day adjusted – increased by 3.4%. In January–April 2015, industrial production totalled EUR 6.0 billion at current prices and compared to the same period of 2014, grew by 3.6%.
According to Statistics Estonia, in April 2015, the producer price index of industrial output changed by –0.6% compared to March 2015 and by –1,3% compared to April 2014.
On May 14, ADS Group of United Kingdom and Federation of Security and Defence Industries of Latvia (FSDI Latvia) signed a Memorandum of Understanding, which will lay the foundation for the future co-operation of the defence and security industries of the two countries.
Statistics Lithuania informs that in April 2015, compared to March, prices for the total industrial production sold increased by 0.8%, refined petroleum products excluded – by 0.2%.
Latest data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau show that compared to February manufacturing turnover in March 2015 according to seasonally adjusted data (at current prices) increased by 3.6%. In domestic market turnover grew by 2.8%, and in export – by 4.5% (of which in Eurozone – by 10.4%, and in Non-eurozone – by 0.6%).
The Finance Ministry in Latvia had good news yesterday – growth in Latvia's processing industry has soared 7.6% in March 2015 (year-on-year) – hitting the highest height since end-2012, reports LETA.