Press release: 12.033-099/19
– A total of 65 756 enterprises in the
entire industry and construction sector
(+0.7% compared to the previous year) turned over €47.4 bn (+10.1%)
in the reporting period January and February 2019, according to calculations
by Statistics Austria. Working-day adjusted, the turnover for industry
and construction increased by 10.5%. These figures coupled with increasing
employment (949 278 persons, +3.6%).
At establishment level
(66 333 establishments, +0.6%), production sold increased by 10.0% (working-day
adjusted: +10.4%) in comparison to previous year's level and amounted
to €46.9 bn in nominal terms (employing 948 456 persons, +3.7%). Industrial
production sold increased by 10.0%.
35 891 Austrian construction
establishments (+1.1%) achieved a production sold of €5.7 bn in the
reporting period January and February 2019. This corresponds to an increase
of 10.5% in nominal terms (working-day adjusted: +10.7%) compared to
the previous year.
At the end of February 2019, Austrian construction
companies (not including construction auxiliary trades) had orders booked
totalling about €16.4 bn (+20.6% year-over-year).
For more detailed information please refer to the German
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