Following the results of, the received Head department of statistics, since the beginning of year rate of falling of industrial production was slowed down from 16,2% in 10 months of this year (in comparison with the similar period of last year) to 15,7% - by results of 11 months. In size of an index of industrial production the area continues to take the second place among regions of Ukraine.
In key branches of the industry lag reduction from a last year's level of production is noted. In mechanical engineering in 11 months output was reduced by 14,7% that is 0,9 percentage points less than in 10 months, in production and electric power distribution - for 13,3% (on 0,8 items), in metallurgical production and production of finished metal products - for 8,3% (by 1 items).
Still considerable there is a size of recession in a mining industry - 46%, in production of other nonmetallic mineral production (construction materials) - 43,6% and in light industry - 32,4%.
The unstable situation is observed in production of foodstuff and drinks. If in 10 months reduction of output of branch made 9,7%, in 11 months recession was aggravated to 11,2%. It is less than in January - November, 2008 it is let out such main foodstuff: meat and meat products - for 55,2%, juice fruit and vegetable - for 29%, torments - for 15,5%, dairy products and ice cream - for 13,1%, bakery products - for 12,7%, a croup - for 10,3%, drinks - for 8,9% (in particular grape wine - for 18,5%). At the same time, production of tinned natural vegetables - for 48,7% and the sunflower not refined oil - by 3,3 times considerably increased.