Industrial production up 0.7% in May

Return to positive territory after drop in April

(ANSA) - Rome, July 10 - After falling in April, Italian industrial production returned to positive territory in May, with a 0.7% rise in output with respect to the previous month, ISTAT said on Tuesday. The national statistics agency said industrial production was up 2.1% compared to May 2017, according to calendar-adjusted data.
    It said all the main sectors were up, except for the car industry, which registered a 4% drop with respect to the same month in 2017.
   

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