Press release: 11.948-014/19
– A total of 66 259 enterprises in the
entire industry and construction sector
(+0.6% compared to the previous year) turned over €243.9 bn (+7.3%)
in the reporting period January to October 2018, according to calculations
by Statistics Austria. Working-day adjusted, the turnover for industry
and construction increased by 7.0%. These figures coupled with increasing
employment (994 012 persons, +2.6%).
At establishment level
(66 835 establishments, +0.6%), production sold increased by 7.4% (working-day
adjusted: +7.1%) in comparison to previous year's level and amounted
to €241.3 bn in nominal terms (employing 992 933 persons, +2.6%). Industrial
production sold increased by 7.9%.
36 334 Austrian construction
establishments (+1.4%) achieved a production sold of €39.5 bn in the
reporting period January to October 2018. This corresponds to an increase
of 4.7% in nominal terms (working-day adjusted: +4.5%) compared to the
At the end of October 2018, Austrian construction companies
(not including construction auxiliary trades) had orders booked totalling
about €16.6 bn (+23.2% year-over-year).
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