During 5 months of 2010 light industry enterprises of Mogilev region increased volume of production by 25%, -the Central Regional Statistical Department informs. Growth rates are the highest in producing textile hats, uniform, linen, children knitwork, dresses, cotton and silk cloths, footwear, coats, and raincoats.
During this period labour productivity increased by 29.5%, while the staff decreased by 5%. 3.1% is the specific weight of light industry new production in the total volume of production in the region.
Starting from February 2010, there has been a tendency of reducing the ratio between finished commodity and average monthly volume of production. Thus, By June1, it reduced from 121.5% to 89%.