13 May 2016
New Delhi: Dashing hopes of recovery, growth in industrial production plunged to 0.1 percent in March due to poor performance of manufacturing and mining sectors coupled with sharp decline in output of capital goods.
11 May 2012
Expressing unhappiness over the contraction in industrial output numbers, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said slowdown in global demand and investment activity has impacted IIP.
12 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Industrial output for the third month in a row remained in the negative territory contracting 1.5 percent in January due to poor showing of manufacturing sector raising industry clamour for rate cut by Reserve Bank.
11 Dec 2015
New Delhi: India's industrial output grew at its fastest pace in five years in October, powered by manufacturing, bringing some cheer to investors fretting about a gridlock in parliament that has stalled vital reforms.
11 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Industrial production expanded at at a higher rate of 4.2 percent in July this year compared to the same month last year as manufacturing activity and offtake of capital goods improved.
12 Sep 2015
New Delhi: With July factory output data showing significant uptick year-on-year, the Finance Ministry today said the manufacturing sector is slowly emerging as a leader of the industrial growth and the economy is improving steadily.
10 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Industrial production in May slowed to 2.7 percent from 5.6 percent a year ago, dragged down by manufacturing, strengthening the case for an RBI rate cut. The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) for April too has been revised downwards to 3.36 percent from the earlier estimate of 4.1 percent.
12 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Industrial production grew at a nearly three-year high of 6.4 percent in August on account of improvement in manufacturing as well as mining activity and better off take of capital goods.
12 Oct 2013
New Delhi: Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC) Chairman C Rangarajan expressed the hope that India's industrial output growth will pick up in the second half of the current fiscal year.
12 May 2015
New Delhi: Industrial production grew at a five-month low of 2.1 percent in March even as both manufacturing activity and capital goods' offtake improved during the month.