Austria: Industrial Production with Growth Potential

BusinessEconomy ♦ Published: April 30, 2014; 14:57 ♦ (Vindobona)

Austrian industry continues to grow - but somewhat less dynamically than at the turn of the year.

Industrial production in Austria keeps increasing. / Picture: ©
  • Bank Austria Purchasing Managers' Index nudges up to 51.4 points in April
  • Production increases despite slowing growth in orders
  • Moderate increase in employment since start of 2014 continues - but focus still on improving productivity
  • Sharper fall in input prices compared to marginal drop in sales prices eases pressure on Austrian…