As many as 164 industrial enterprises based in Mogilev Region (75.2% of their total number) increased their production volumes in January 2008, Interfax learnt from the economy committee of the regional administration.
According to the source, the output of 168 out of 303 most essential goods has grown in Mogilev Region.
In particular, mechanical engineering and metal working industry raised the production volume by 16%, construction materials industry - 11.2%, timber and wood-working industry - 32%%, food industry - 14%.
The output of fertilizing machines rose 2.5-fold, tractor trailers - by 50%, automobile cranes - by 40%, elevators - by 30%, plywood - 70%, bricks - 11%, fat cheeses - 26.4%, smoked sausages - 29%, flour - 16%.
Newly-launched goods accounted for 16.6% of the overall output, the source added.