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Latest publication: Index of turnover in industry 2019, November

Published: 29 April 2011

Turnover in manufacturing grew by good 19 per cent in November to January from the year before

According to Statistics Finland, in the past November to January period turnover in manufacturing was 19.4 per cent up on the corresponding period of the year before. Domestic sales grew by 17.3 per cent and export turnover by 21.1 per cent from one year ago.

Annual change in turnover in selected manufacturing industries during 11/2010–1/2011 and 11/2009–1/2010, % (TOL 2008)

Annual change in turnover in selected manufacturing industries during 11/2010–1/2011 and 11/2009–1/2010, % (TOL 2008)
Turnover went up from the corresponding period of the previous year in all sub-industries. The growth was strongest in mining and quarrying (36.9%), the chemical industry (32.4%) and the water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities (24.2%). The growth of turnover was slowest in the food industry (6.8%) and in the electrical and electronic industry (9.7%).

The index of turnover in industry describes enterprises whose main industry is manufacturing. The calculation of the indices is based on the Tax Administration’s value added tax data which are supplemented with data obtained with Statistics Finland’s sales inquiry. The monthly turnovers of manufacturing enterprises can vary considerably, especially in the metal industries. The variation is mainly due to invoicing practices. The final invoice for major machinery deliveries and projects may be recorded in the sales of one month, even if the delivery had required the work of several months or years.


Source: Index of turnover in industry 2011, January, Statistics Finland

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of turnover in industry [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-596X. January 2011. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.1.2020].
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