Greek industrial turnover index up 10.7 pct in April

Greece’s industrial turnover composite index (measuring both the domestic and external markets) grew 10.7 pct in April this year, compared with the same month in 2016, after a 13.9 pct decline recorded in the 2016/2015 period, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Monday.

The statistics service, in a report, attributed this development to a 3.6 pct increase in the mining turnover index and a 10.8 pct increase in the manufacturing turnover index.

The domestic turnover index fell 3.7 pct in April, while the external market index jumped 33.4 pct in the month.

The index was down 9.8 pct in April from March 2017.