Press release: 12.173-013/20
– A total of 66 106 enterprises in the entire industry and construction
sector (+0.6% compared to the previous year) turned over €251.0 bn
(+2.3%) in the reporting period January to October 2019, according to
calculations by Statistics Austria. The working-day adjusted turnover
for industry and construction increased by 2.1%. These figures coupled
with increasing employment (1 008 828 persons, +1.4%).
At establishment level (66 679 establishments, +0.5%),
production sold increased by 1.9% (working-day adjusted: +1.7%) in comparison
to previous year's level and amounted to €247.6 bn in nominal terms
(employing 1 007 937 persons, +1.4%). Industrial production sold increased
36 315 Austrian construction establishments (+0.9%)
achieved a production sold of €42.7 bn in the reporting period January
to October 2019. This corresponds to an increase of 6.6% in nominal terms
(working-day adjusted: +6.4%) compared to the previous year.
At the end of October 2019, Austrian construction companies
(not including construction auxiliary trades) had orders booked totalling
about €16.0 bn (-3.9% year-over-year).
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