Chandigarh, July 10 (IANS) Industrial production in Haryana in 2011-12 recorded a growth of six percent over 2010-11, a government spokesman said here Tuesday.
He said that the growth was higher compared to the national average of only 2.8 percent.
The economic and statistical analysis department spokesman said that the index of industrial production for registered manufacturing and electricity sectors in 2011-12 stood at 165.9 and 230.4 respectively, with the corresponding growth rate of 3.9 percent and 27.3 percent as compared to 2010-11.
He said that as per use-based classification, the growth rate during the year 2011-12 over 2010-11 was 18.7 percent in basic goods, 3.4 percent in capital goods and 9.2 percent in intermediate goods.
"The consumer durable goods had recorded growth of 9.8 percent whereas the consumer non durable goods had recorded negative growth of 1.6 percent with an overall growth of 3.6 percent in consumer goods," he added.
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