IIP News

Industrial output contracts 0.1% in March, lowest in 21 months

Factory output, as measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), had grown by 5.3 per cent in March 2018, according to data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO).

Industrial growth slows down to 1.7%, retail inflation rises to four-month high

During April-January 2018-19, industrial output grew at 4.4 per cent as against 4.1 per cent in the same period previous fiscal.


Industrial growth slows to 17-month low of 0.5% in Nov

Industrial production or factory activity is determined by Index of Industrial Production (IIP).

Industry figures out: Nov factory production jumps to 8.4%, a 25-month high

The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had grown at 2 per cent in October 2017, while it grew by 5.1 per cent in November 2016.

Retail inflation touches 17-month high in December, dashes rate cut hopes

Last week the CSO released gross domestic product (GDP) data which shows the country's GDP growth at 6.5 per cent, it is the lowest in four years.

Poor start to fiscal year: IIP shrinks 0.8% on weak capital goods, manufacturing

The fall in industrial production was mainly on account of a 3.1 per cent drop in manufacturing output, which also has the maximum weight in the overall index.


IIP data shows industrial revival will be tough, says India Inc

The IIP data reveals 9 of the 22 industry groups in manufacturing sector showed negative growth in April 2016.

Rise and fall

Latest IIP and CPI data outlines the policy challenges that lie ahead.

BSE Sensex back in red, tumbles 208 points ahead of IIP data

The benchmark BSE Sensex reversing its yesterday's rally fell by 208 points today to close at a three-month low of 25,044.43 as shares of automakers dropped after the National Green Tribunal (NGT) ordered that diesel-run vehicles will not be registered in Delhi.

IIP slows on manufacturing, consumer non-durable dip

Factory output moderated to a four-month low of 3.6% in September.