Eurozone industrial output increases in April
The monthly increase in output in April was mainly driven by an increase of 4.7% in production of energy, of 0.6% in durable consumer goods, of 0.2% in non-durable consumer goods and of 0.1% in intermediate goods.
The largest contribution to the monthly rise in industrial output in April came from Ireland by 7.7%, Malta by 2.9% and Portugal by 2% while the output in Slovakia, Luxembourg and Greece posted the largest drops by 10.9%, 3.1% and 2.9% respectively.
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