Colombia’s Industrial Production Index fell 8% in October

Colombia’s Industrial Production Index in October fell 8% compared to the same period last year when it grew by 3.1%, the National Administrative Department of Statistics (DANE) reported on Monday. Between January and October of this year, industrial production fell 10.6% compared to the same period last year. According to the state agency, the four industrial sectors that had negative variations were Mining and quarrying, which presented a variation of -28.6%; Manufacturing industry, with -2.7%; Water collection, treatment and distribution, -1.4%, and Electricity and gas supply, -0.5%.

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