As many as 174 industrial enterprises based in Mogilev Region (78% of their total number) increased their production volumes in January-August 2007, Interfax learnt from the economy committee of the regional administration.
According to the source, the output of 188 out of 311 most essential goods has grown in Mogilev Region.
In particular, chemical and petrochemical industry raised production volume by 15.6%, mechanical engineering and metal working - 21.1%, construction materials industry - 17.8%, glass and china industry - 20.1%, food industry - 11.7%, fuel industry - 12.4%.
The output of trucks rose 1.4-fold, concrete mixers - 6-fold, tractor trailers - 1.4-fold, automobile cranes - 1.3-fold, fertilizing machines - 1.9-fold%, the source specified.
Newly-launched goods accounted for 12.6% of the overall output, the source added.