Press release: 12.066-132/19
– A total of 65 774 enterprises in the
entire industry and construction sector
(+0.2% compared to the previous year) turned over €99.2 bn (+8.4%)
in the reporting period January to April 2019, according to calculations
by Statistics Austria. Working-day adjusted, the turnover for industry
and construction increased by 8.5%. These figures coupled with increasing
employment (993 152 persons, +2.6%).
At establishment level
(66 351 establishments, +0.2%), production sold increased by 8.2% (working-day
adjusted: also +8.2%) in comparison to previous year's level and amounted
to €97.9 bn in nominal terms (employing 992 322 persons, +2.6%). Industrial
production sold increased by 7.6%.
35 950 Austrian construction
establishments (+0.3%) achieved a production sold of €13.7 bn in the
reporting period January to April 2019. This corresponds to an increase
of 12.4% in nominal terms (working-day adjusted: also +12.4%) compared
to the previous year.
At the end of April 2019, Austrian construction companies
(not including construction auxiliary trades) had orders booked totalling
about €17.2 bn (+13.4% year-over-year).
For more detailed information please refer to the German
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