Inventories rise in manufacturing sector
The General Statistics Office announced that inventories in the processing and manufacturing industries rose by 13.2 per cent year-on-year as of July 1.
The average inventory rate in the two industries had been 77.2 per cent in the first half of this year.
The sectors with the highest inventory rates are pharmaceuticals and pharmaceutical chemicals with 161.2 per cent, chemicals with 127.1 per cent, and food processing with 98.2 per cent.
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