In January – April 2018 the volume of industrial production in current prices was recorded at BYN 35.2 billion or 108.8% in constant prices compared with January – April 2017, with 102.8% in Mining and quarrying; 110.2% in Manufacturing; 104.4% in Electricity, gas, steam, hot water and air conditioning supply; and 101.1% in Water supply; waste management and remediation activities.
The index of industrial production was 107% for April 2018 to April 2017.
In all branches of manufacturing industry, the volume of industrial production in January – April 2018 reached or exceeded the level of January – April 2017. The biggest increase was observed in Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (+21.1%); Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+17.3%); in Manufacture of transport vehicles and equipment (+16.3%); in Manufacture of basic pharmaceuticals and medicinal products (+15.4%); in Manufacture of products of wood and paper; printing and reproduction of recorded media (+14%).