Turkey capacity utilization rate up 6 pts to 74.6% in Jan

The capacity utilization rate of manufacturing industry was up 6 points to 74.6 percent year-on-year in January 2011, Turkey's Central Bank said on Monday.

Turkey capacity utilization rate up 6 pts to 74.6% in Jan

The capacity utilization rate of manufacturing industry was up 6 points to 74.6 percent year-on-year in January 2011, Turkey's Central Bank said on Monday.

The Central Bank made public the capacity utilization rate of manufacturing industry for January 2011, and said the rate was up 6 points year-on-year but down 1 points month-on-month in January 2011.

The capacity utilization rate was 68.6 percent in January 2010, and 75.6 percent in December 2010.

The bank carries out the capacity utilization rate survey on 1,857 workplaces.

Data on the capacity utilization rate of manufacturing industry, which are being compiled and disseminated by Central Bank as of January 2010, are calculated based on the responses of the local units operating in the manufacturing industry to the "Business Tendency Survey (BTS)" of CB.

The capacity utilization rates, calculated for the overall manufacturing industry and the sub-sectors, are the weighted averages of the actually realized capacity utilization rates of the respondent local units as per their physical capacities.


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