In­dus­trial out­put.

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Greek in­dus­trial out­put rose 5.4 per­cent in May com­pared to the same month a year ago, after a down­wardly re­vised 0.8 per­cent in­crease in April, sta­tis­tics ser­vice ELSTAT has said. An in­dex com­po­nent break­down showed man­u­fac­tur­ing pro­duc­tion ex­pand­ing 4.2 per­cent from the same month in 2016, while min­ing out­put rose 6.8 per­cent. Elec­tric­ity pro­duc­tion in­creased 12.6 per­cent. The lower ECI level re­flected a de­cline in con­fi­dence in­di­ca­tors in ser­vices and trade, while the con­fi­dence of con­struc­tion busi­nesses and in­dus­try as well as con­sumer trust im­proved, cen­tral bank sur­vey showed. How­ever, the Bank of Al­ba­nia said that the cur­rent ECI level in the quar­ter un­der re­view con­tin­ued to re­main above its long-term aver­age and above the level recorded in the same pe­riod a year ago.

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