– The index of industrial production (IIP) in August was estimated to increase by 2.9% over the previous month and by 15.6% over the same period last year. Of which, compared to the same period last year, the processing and manufacturing industry increased by 16.2%. In the 8 months of 2022, IIP was estimated to increase by 9.4% over the same period last year (in the same period in 2021, up 5.5%). Of which, the processing and manufacturing industry increased by 10.4% (in the same period in 2021, it increased by 7%).
– Index of industrial production in the eight months of 2022 compared to the same period last year increased in 61 localities and decreased in 02 localities across the country (Tra Vinh decreased by 26.6%; Ha Tinh decreased by 15.0%).
– The number of employees working in industrial enterprises as of August 1, 2022, increased by 0.6% over the same period last month and 23.2% over the same period last year.