Press release: 12.054-120/19
– A total of 65 889 enterprises in the
entire industry and construction sector
(+0.6% compared to the previous year) turned over €73.9 bn (+7.9%)
in the first quarter of 2019, according to calculations by Statistics Austria.
Working-day adjusted, the turnover for industry and construction increased
by 9.0%. These figures coupled with increasing employment (975 706 persons,
At establishment level
(66 466 establishments, +0.6%), production sold increased by 7.7% (working-day
adjusted: +8.8%) in comparison to previous year's level and amounted
to €73.1 bn in nominal terms (employing 974 913 persons, +3.3%). Industrial
production sold increased by 7.2%.
35 985 Austrian construction
establishments (+0.9%) achieved a production sold of €9.5 bn in the
first quarter of 2019. This corresponds to an increase of 11.2% in nominal
terms (working-day adjusted: +12.4%) compared to the previous year.
At the end of March 2019, Austrian construction companies
(not including construction auxiliary trades) had orders booked totalling
about €16.9 bn (+16.1% year-over-year).
For more detailed information please refer to the German
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