1. Compared with last month: the industrial production index of 86.15 in February 2008 was 19.78% lower than that of the previous month, of which the manufacturing industry decreased by 20.18%. After seasonal adjustment, industrial production decreased by 0.24%, and the manufacturing industry increased by 0.31%.
2. Compared with the same month of the previous year: industrial production decreased by 1.80%, of which manufacturing industry decreased by 1.75%, mining and earth and stone industry increased by 9.70%, electricity and gas supply industry decreased by 3.14%, and water supply industry decreased by 1.27%.
3. Accumulated from January to February compared with the same period of last year: industrial production decreased by 1.41%, of which manufacturing decreased by 1.38%.
Source: Ministry of Economic Affairs R.O.C