This is an archived release.
Continued growth in investments
Investments by the retail trade industries increased by 26 per cent from the 3rd quarter of 2014, but were 3 per cent lower than the 2nd quarter this year.
|Index||Change in per cent|
|3rd quarter 2014||2nd quarter 2015||3rd quarter 2015||2nd quarter 2015 - 3rd quarter 2015||3rd quarter 2014 - 3rd quarter 2015|
|Retail trade, except of motor vehicles, motorcycles and automotive fuel||62.5||81.3||79.0||-2.8||26.4|
|Machines and inventory||80.9||101.4||96.0||-5.3||18.7|
|Motor vehicles and other means of transport||30.0||96.9||50.6||-47.8||68.7|
|New buildings and renovation||45.0||48.1||63.7||32.4||41.6|
Compared to the previous quarter, investments in new buildings and renovation had a significant increase. Investments in motor vehicles and other means of transport, however, had a significant decrease and investments in machines and inventory had a minor decrease.
The investments in new buildings and renovation, motor vehicles and other means of transport together with machines and inventory all increased compared to the 3rd quarter of 2014.