For the first time since September 2008, the Industrial output in
The Indian manufacturing sector which has been badly affected by the economic recession grew by 7.3% compared to 6.1% in June 2008. It registered a growth of 8% compared to 5.4% in June 2008. It also accounted for 80% in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).
Consumer durables grew by 15.5% and capital good 11.8%; the highest and the strongest growth in the several months. Mining sector grew by 15.4% and power 8%.