Qatar’s industrial and manufacturing sector had a positive growth in July 2020.
The monthly Industrial Production Index (IPI) for July was positive, however compared on annual basis the index has decreased by 1.6%.
The IPI is calculated using three main components: Mining, Manufacturing and Electricity.
The analysis of the monthly IPI of “Mining” increased by 2.7% compared to June 2020. The IPI of Mining decreased by 1.9% compared to last year.
In the “Water” sector, an increase of 3.3 percent was noticed in the production of ‘‘Water’’ between July 2020 and the previous month (June 2020). Comparing with corresponding month (July 2019), an increase of 6.4 percent was recorded.