As many as 192 industrial enterprises based in Mogilev Region (84.2% of their total number) increased their production volumes in Q1 2008, Interfax learnt from the economy committee of the regional administration.
According to the source, the output of 187 out of 306 most essential goods has grown in Mogilev Region.
In January-March there were 95 state-owned companies operating in Mogilev (41.7%), which produced 34.7% of the total industrial output in the region.
Private companies with a state shareholding (86) produced 57.7% of the total industrial output in the region.
Mechanical engineering companies of Mogilev Region boosted output 25.8% on the year, ferrous industries - 13%, forestry and wood processing - 28.2%, food sector - 16.9%.
Newly-launched goods accounted for 21.2% of the total output.