As many as 181 industrial enterprises based in Mogilev Region (83% of their total number) increased their production volumes in January-September 2008, Interfax learnt from the economy committee of the regional administration.
According to the source, the output of 202 out of 325 most essential goods has grown in Mogilev Region.
In January-September there were 85 state-owned companies operating in Mogilev (39%), which produced 34.2% of the total industrial output in the region.
Private companies with a state shareholding (85) produced 57.4% of the total industrial output in the region.
Mechanical engineering companies of Mogilev Region boosted output 27% on the year, producers of construction materials - 21.6%, forestry and wood processing companies - 21.4%, food sector - 16.1%, light industry - 8.3%, chemical and petrochemical industry - 10.2%.
Newly-launched goods accounted for 23.1% of the total output.