RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a year in which the restrictions due to Covid were lifted one after another, the industry managed in 2021 to recover the bad numbers it had had in 2020.
Industrial manufacturing production (IPIM) showed an accumulated growth from January to December of 15.8%, with respect to the same period of the previous year. Meanwhile, construction activity had an annual increase of 30.8%.
Both data were published by the National Institute of Statistics and Census (Indec) in its reports on the Manufacturing Industrial Production Index (IPIM) and on the Synthetic Indicator of Construction Activity . . .