Industrial output up 7.1 percent in February
The IIP recorded a growth of 8.54 per cent in November, 7.1 per cent in December and 7.4 per cent in January, as per the revised data. During April-February, IIP growth has slowed to 4.3 per cent from 4.7 per cent in the same period last fiscal. Manufacturing sector, which constitutes over 77 per cent of the index, grew at 8.7 per cent in February as compared to almost flat growth of 0.7 per cent in the same month a year ago.
India`s industrial output grew 7.1 percent in February from a year earlier, government data showed on Thursday. Image source: Reuters