According to data presented by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT), the overall industrial production index (IPI) recorded a 5.4% increase, compared to May 2016. This is due to the increase of the sub-indices in the sectors of mining – quarrying, industrial manufacturing and electricity production, while the water supply index decreased by 1.1%.

The working day adjusted overall IPI recorded a 6.8% increase in the period January – May 2017, compared to the corresponding index in January – May 2016.