A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Index of turnover in industry 2019, November

Published: 14 September 2016

Turnover in manufacturing grew by close on one per cent in the second quarter

According to Statistics Finland, turnover in manufacturing in the April to June period was 0.8 per cent higher than in the corresponding period of the year before. Domestic sales grew by 1.7 per cent and export turnover by 0.1 per cent from one year ago.

Three months' year-on-year change in turnover in manufacturing (C) sub-industries (TOL 2008)

Three months' year-on-year change in turnover in manufacturing (C) sub-industries (TOL 2008)
Turnover went up from the corresponding period of the previous year in nearly all manufacturing (C) sub-industries . Turnover grew most in the textile, clothing and leather industry, by 7.5 per cent, and in the forest and chemical industries, by 3.1 per cent. Less turnover than in the previous year was generated in the metal industry, 2.3 per cent, and in the electrical and electronics industry, 2.5 per cent.

Three months' year-on-year change in turnover in main industrial categories (TOL 2008)

Three months' year-on-year change in turnover in main industrial categories (TOL 2008)
In the main categories of other industries turnover in mining and quarrying increased by 6.0 per cent, and in water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities by 1.2 per cent from one year before. Turnover contracted from the previous year by 3.7 per cent in electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply.

The index of turnover in industry describes enterprises whose main industry is manufacturing. The calculation of the indices is based on the Tax Administration’s value added tax data which are supplemented with data obtained with Statistics Finland’s sales inquiry. The monthly turnovers of manufacturing enterprises can vary considerably, especially in the metal industries. The variation is mainly due to invoicing practices. The final invoice for major machinery deliveries and projects may be recorded in the sales of one month, even if the delivery had required the work of several months or years.


Source: Index of turnover in industry 2016, June, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Maija Sappinen 029 551 3348, Kirsi-Maaria Manninen 029 551 2681, myynti.teollisuus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Mari Ylä-Jarkko

Publication in pdf-format (346.4 kB)

Tables

Tables in databases

Appendix tables

Figures
Revisions in these statistics

Updated 14.9.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of turnover in industry [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-596X. June 2016. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tlv/2016/06/tlv_2016_06_2016-09-14_tie_001_en.html