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Manufacturing drags down IIP growth to 1.2 per cent in July

During April-July, IIP grew by 1.7 per cent, down from 6.5 per cent in the same period last year.

12 Sep 2017 6:48 PM

Manufacturing in India bounces back in August as GST effect fades: Nikkei

The Purchasing Managers' Index had dropped to a low of 47.9 in July after the GST rollout.

01 Sep 2017 11:35 AM

Growth worries spook FPIs, August net equity outflow at $2 bn

The total investment in equity markets stood at Rs 48,329 crore (USD 7 billion) this year.

27 Aug 2017 12:23 PM

July factory activity contracts on confusion over GST implementation

Nikkei/IHS Markit Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index fell to 47.9 in July from June's 50.9.

01 Aug 2017 1:34 PM

RBI policy, Q1 results to drive markets this week

RBI is scheduled to meet this week and the market would keenly await action on rate reduction front.

30 Jul 2017 11:33 AM


'Mfg lowest paid sector with Rs 211.7 per hour median gross salary'

Manufacturing output contributes about 16 pc to the overall GDP and employs nearly 12-13 per cent of the labour force.

18 Jul 2017 2:13 PM

Manufacturing growth cools in June on weak demand

Nikkei India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, compiled by IHS Markit, fell to 50.9 in June from 51.6 in May.

03 Jul 2017 1:53 PM

Manufacturing PMI falls to 3-month low in May

RBI changing neutral monetary policy stance to accommodative in coming months in order to support the economy.

01 Jun 2017 12:05 PM

India seen staying fastest growing major economy in Jan-March quarter

Demonetisation drive barely impacted the economic momentum in the second half of FY'17.

29 May 2017 2:07 PM

Industrial output growth slipped to 2.7 pc in March

As per the data based on the new base year, the manufacturing sector output slowed to 1.2 per cent in March.

12 May 2017 7:10 PM


Need to focus more on manufacturing sector: Panagariya

Manufacturing leg is more important because it creates more jobs.

03 May 2017 9:54 AM

Manufacturing sector grows for 4th straight month

Less than 5 per cent of manufacturers raised their output prices in April, while almost 93 per cent signalled no change.

02 May 2017 11:32 AM

Manufacturing pulls down factory output, IIP dips 1.2 pc in Feb

Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had registered a growth of 1.99 per cent in February last year.

12 Apr 2017 7:25 PM

Investment scenario remains poor in manufacturing sector

While GDP is still growing at around 7 per cent the financial sector remains subdued.

04 Mar 2017 1:50 AM

GDP takes slight demonetisation hit

The Central Statistics Office also retained its growth forecast for 2016-17 at 7.1 per cent.

01 Mar 2017 2:22 AM


India pips China in local retail exports

Registers double CAGR during 2013-16.

28 Feb 2017 6:38 AM

FDI in mfg sector up 82 pc during April-November

Foreign investment increased by 48 per cent in Nov 2016 ($6.07 bn) from $4.10 bn in same period last year.

08 Feb 2017 4:49 PM

Manufacturing PMI rebounds from note ban downturn

Indian manufacturing economy recovered from the one-off downturn that hit the sector in December.

01 Feb 2017 11:22 AM

Manufacturing PMI contracts in Dec after cash ban

Nikkei Markit India Manufacturing PMI -- an indicator of manufacturing activity -- fell to 49.6, down from 52.3 in Nov.

02 Jan 2017 11:29 AM

Industrial production sees surprise 1.9 per cent dip in October

The manufacturing sector, which constitutes over 75 per cent of the IIP index, recorded a contraction 2.4 per cent in October.

10 Dec 2016 6:52 AM