Industrial output, measured by the index of industrial production (IIP), rose 29.3 per cent on a year-on-year basis in May 2021.
The growth was broad-based, with 22 of the 23 sub-groups of the manufacturing sector reporting a rise in production.
Infrastructure and construction goods production increased by 47 % on y-o-y basis in the month of May 2021.
Among consumer goods, production of durables rose by 46.8 per cent, while non-durables grew by a meagre 0.8 per cent.
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