Press release: 12.014-080/19
– A total of 65 759 enterprises in the
entire industry and construction sector
(+1.4% compared to the previous year) turned over €23.3 bn (+9.0%)
in January 2019, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. Working-day
adjusted, the turnover for industry and construction increased by 9.7%.
These figures coupled with increasing employment (934 988 persons, +2.6%).
At establishment level
(66 336 establishments, +1.3%), production sold increased by 9.3% (working-day
adjusted: +10.1%) in comparison to previous year's level and amounted
to €23.2 bn in nominal terms (employing 934 156 persons, +2.6%). Industrial
production sold increased by 9.3%.
35 876 Austrian construction
establishments (+1.7%) achieved a production sold of €2.7 bn in the
reporting period January 2019. This corresponds to an increase of 9.2%
in nominal terms (working-day adjusted: +9.5%) compared to the previous
At the end of January 2019, Austrian construction companies
(not including construction auxiliary trades) had orders booked totalling
about €16.1 bn (+23.1% year-over-year).
For more detailed information please refer to the German
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