Reported investments in the first 10 months of this year in the industrial sector reached the amount of 2,950.5 MD, against 2,639.8 MD during the same period of 2016, posting an increase of 11.8%, said the Agency for the Promotion of Industry and Innovation (APII).
The number of reported projects reached 3,042 in the first ten months of 2017 compared with 2978 in 2016, up 2.1%.
These projects will create 47,474 jobs, compared with 43,775 jobs in the first ten months of 2016, i.e. an increase of 8.5%.
Reported investment in the industrial sector reached the amount of 337.9 MD in October 2017, against 265.2 MD during the month of October 2016, i.e. up 27.4%.
The number of reported projects reached 303 in October 2017 against 301 in October 2016, up 0.7%.
These projects will generate 3,890 jobs, compared to 4,456 jobs in October 2016, i.e. a decrease of 12.7%.