Armenia’s economic activity index grows 10.2% in five months
YEREVAN, JUNE 27, ARMENPRESS. Armenia’s economic activity index increased by 10.2% in January-May 2022 compared to January-May 2021, the Statistical Committee said.
The industrial production volume increased by 2.7%, that of construction by 11.4% in January-May 2022 compared to the same period of 2021.
8.9% increase was registered in trade turnover in the same period.
The services volume recorded 24.9% increase.
The consumer price index increased by 7.7% in January-May 2022.
The index of industrial production prices increased by 9.6%, and the electricity production volume by 13.1%.
36.6% increase was registered in external trade turnover volumes. The export growth comprised 27.5%, and the import growth – 42.2%.
The dram exchange rate against the US dollar comprised 477.34 drams in January-May 2022.