Eight core industries output contracts 5.8% in October1 min read 29 Nov 2019, 05:29 PM IST
Coal production fell steeply by 17.6%, crude oil by 5.1%, and natural gas by 5.7%
The only sector that posted growth in October was fertilizers where production increased by 11.8% year-on-year
New Delhi: Output of eight core infrastructure industries contracted by 5.8 per cent in October, indicating the severity of economic slowdown, according to the government data released on Friday.
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