The volume of industrial production in Moldova decreased by 25% against the backdrop of the crisis in April 2020 versus the same month of 2019.
The National Bureau of Statistics reported this, noting that this was the result of a decrease in production in the extractive industry - by 37.6% and the volume of production in the manufacturing industry - by 28.5%. At the same time, in April 2020, versus the same period last year, the volume of production and provision of electricity and heat, gas, hot water and air conditioning increased by 6.1%. According to the NBS, in particular, in April 2020 versus the same period in 2019, food industry enterprises increased production by 0.3%. Beverage production decreased by 22.5%, textile products - ...