Greek industrial turnover index up 4.3 pct in July

Greek industrial turnover composite index (measuring both the domestic and external markets) rose 4.3 pct in July this year compared with the same month in 2018, after a 16.6 pct increase recorded in the same period in 2018/2017, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Thursday.

The statistics service attributed this development to a 4.7 pct increase in the manufacturing turnover index and a 22.4 pct decline in the mining turnover index. The domestic market index rose 5.8 pct and the external market index rose 1.4 pct in July.

The industrial turnover index rose 14.9 pct in July from June 2019.