Press release: 12.120-186/19
– A total of 65 822 enterprises in
the entire industry and construction sector
(-0.3% compared to the previous year) turned over €175.4 bn (+5.5%)
in the reporting period January to July 2019, according to calculations
by Statistics Austria. The working-day adjusted turnover for industry
and construction also increased by 5.5%. These figures coupled with
increasing employment (1 015 391 persons, +1.8%).
At establishment level
(66 397 establishments, -0.3%), production sold increased by 5.3% (working-day
adjusted: also +5.3%) in comparison to previous year's level and amounted
to €173.0 bn in nominal terms (employing 1°014 273 persons, +1.8%).
Industrial production sold increased by 4.5%.
36 061 Austrian construction
establishments (-0.1%) achieved a production sold of €27.8 bn in the
reporting period January to July 2019. This corresponds to an increase
of 9.3% in nominal terms (working-day adjusted: also +9.3%) compared
to the previous year.
At the end of July 2019, Austrian construction companies
(not including construction auxiliary trades) had orders booked totalling
about €16.7 bn (+6.2% year-over-year).
For more detailed information please refer to the German
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