Press release: 11.794-040/19
– A total of 66 338 enterprises in the
entire industry and construction sector
(+0.7% compared to the previous year) turned over €271.7 bn (+7.2%)
in the reporting period January to November 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 (990 569 persons, +2.6%).
At establishment level
(66 914 establishments, +0.7%), production sold increased by 7.2% (working-day
adjusted: +7.0%) in comparison to previous year's level and amounted
to €268.8 bn in nominal terms (employing 989 421 persons, +2.6%). Industrial
production sold increased by 7.8%.
36 375 Austrian construction
establishments (+1.4%) achieved a production sold of €44.5 bn in the
reporting period January to November 2018. This corresponds to an increase
of 4.5% in nominal terms (working-day adjusted: +4.3%) compared to the
At the end of November 2018, Austrian construction
companies (not including construction auxiliary trades) had orders booked
totalling about €16.1 bn (+22.5% year-over-year).
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