Press release: 12.162-002/20
– A total of 66 020 enterprises in
the entire industry and construction sector
(+0.6% compared to the previous year) turned over €223.7 bn (+3.3%)
in the reporting period January to September 2019, according to calculations
by Statistics Austria. The working-day adjusted turnover for industry
and construction increased by 3.4%. These figures coupled with increasing
employment (1°009 801 persons, +1.6%).
At establishment level
(66 593 establishments, +0.6%), production sold increased by 3.0% (working-day
adjusted: also +3.0%) in comparison to previous year's level and amounted
to €220.7 bn in nominal terms (employing 1°008 813 persons, +1.6%).
Industrial production sold increased by 2.2%.
36 232 Austrian construction
establishments (+0.9%) achieved a production sold of €37.2 bn in the
reporting period January to September 2019. This corresponds to an increase
of 6.8% in nominal terms (working-day adjusted: also +6.8%) compared
to the previous year.
At the end of September 2019, Austrian construction
companies (not including construction auxiliary trades) had orders booked
totalling about €16.5 bn (+5.2% year-over-year).
For more detailed information please refer to the German
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