Business News Asia
The deputy director of the Office of Industrial Economics (OIE) and the Ministry of Industry said that the manufacturing production index (MPI) in August was 99.28, up 14.52% from the same period last year.
In the first 8 months (Jan.-August), the MPI averaged 99.81, up 2.72% from the same period last year.
The capacity utilization rate (CapU) was 63.78% in August, compared to 60.77% in July. The average utilization rate in the first eight months was 63.43%.