As many as 160 industrial enterprises based in Mogilev Region (75.8% of their total number) increased their production volumes in January-May 2007, Interfax learnt from the economy committee of the regional administration.
According to the source, the output of 169 out of 300 most essential goods has grown in Mogilev Region.
In particular, chemical and petrochemical industry raised production volume by 23.5%, mechanical engineering and metal working - 22.6%, construction materials industry - 27.2%, glass and china industry - 35.3%, food industry - 13.7%.
The output of trucks rose 12-fold, concrete mixers - 5-fold, tractor trailers - 62%, automobile trailers - 23%, automobile cranes - 40%, fertilizing machines - 82.5%, centrifugal pumps - 34.7%, tyres - 29%, plastic glass - 26%, the source reported.
Newly-launched goods accounted for 12.1% of the overall output, the source added.