Ukraine's industrial output falls 23.3% in August, says statistics committee
Ukraine's industrial output in August 2009 fell by 23.3% compared to August 2008, the State Statistics Committee said in a statement on Wednesday.
Industrial output in Ukraine in January-August 2009 shrank by 29.6% year-on-year, the committee said.
Total industrial output in August 2009 fell by 0.9% compared with July of this year.
As reported, the fall in Ukraine's industrial output slowed to 26.7% in July 2009 from July 2008, compared to a fall of 27.5% in June and 31.8% in April and May.