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Core Sector Declines 2.5% In October, Marks Slide Of 13% In Current Fiscal

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The combined Index of Eight Core Industries stood at 124.2 in October, 2020, which declined by 2.5% (provisional) as compared to the Index of October, 2019. Its cumulative growth during April to October, 2020-21 has been -13.0%.

Final growth rate of Index of Eight Core Industries for July'2020 is revised to -7.6%. The Eight Core Industries comprise 40.27% of the weight of items included in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).

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First Published: Fri, November 27 2020. 18:30 IST