Index of Eight Core Industries in February rose at its slowest pace since December 2015
Ministry of Commerce & Industry in a statement on Friday said that India's Index of Eight Core Industries stood at 180.1 in February 2017 rising by 1% as against the same month of last year. The index grew 4.4% between April 2016 to February 2017, data show.
steel production rose by 8.7% iu February 2017. Pic: Reuters