India's infrastructure output growth picked up to 2.1 percent year-on-year in July 2019 from an upwardly revised 0.7 percent in the previous month, boosted by electricity (4.2 percent vs 8.1 percent in June); steel (6.6 percent vs 8.4 percent); cement (7.9 percent vs -1.7 percent); and fertilizers (1.5 percent, the same as in June). In contrast, output declines were recorded for refinery products (-0.9 percent vs -9.3 percent); coal (-1.4 percent vs 3.2 percent); crude oil (-4.4 percent vs -6.8 percent); and natural gas (-0.5 percent vs -2.1 percent). Considering April to July 2019-20, infrastructure output growth eased to 3 percent from 5.9 percent in the same period of the previous fiscal year. Construction Output in India averaged 4.71 percent from 2005 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 11.66 percent in January of 2010 and a record low of -1 percent in October of 2013.

Construction Output in India is expected to be 4.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Construction Output in India to stand at 2.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the India Infrastructure Output is projected to trend around 3.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

India Infrastructure Output
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-05-31 11:40 AM Infrastructure Output YoY Apr 2.6% 4.9% 4.4%
2019-07-01 11:30 AM Infrastructure Output YoY May 5.1% 6.3% 4%
2019-07-31 11:30 AM Infrastructure Output YoY Jun 0.2% 4.3% 4.4%
2019-09-02 11:30 AM Infrastructure Output YoY Jul 2.1% 0.7% 0.9%
2019-09-30 11:30 AM Infrastructure Output YoY Aug 2.1%
2019-10-31 11:30 AM Infrastructure Output YoY Sep
2019-11-30 11:30 AM Infrastructure Output YoY Oct

India Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Housing Index 105.00 107.00 107.00 77.00 Index Points [+]
Construction Output 2.10 0.70 11.66 -1.00 percent [+]

India Infrastructure Output

In India, infrastructure output refers to a combined index that measures the performance of Eight Core Industries: refinery production (weight: 28%), electricity generation (19.9%), steel production (17.9%), coal production (10.3%), crude oil production (8.9%), natural gas production (6.9%), cement production (5.4%) and fertilizers production (2.6%). Infrastructure accounts for nearly 40 percent of India's industrial output. This page provides the latest reported value for - India Infrastructure Output - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. India Infrastructure Output - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.10 0.70 11.66 -1.00 2005 - 2019 percent Monthly
2011-2012=100, NSA

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