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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Industrial Output Up

MOSCOW -- Industrial output increased 10.3 percent for the first half of 2000 compared to the same period for last year, Itar-Tass quoted Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov as saying Thursday, referring to preliminary State Statistics Committee data.

He said industrial production in June was up 9.8 percent from June 1999, according to the State Statistics Committee.

June output rose 0.9 percent compared to May, or 1.6 percent after taking seasonal adjustments into account.