Russian Industrial Sector in May 2019: Out of Stagnation

Monitoring of Russia's Economic Outlook. Moscow. IEP. 2019. No. 10, pp. 16-17

2 Pages Posted: 30 Jun 2019

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Sergey Tsukhlo

Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy

Date Written: June 28, 2019

Abstract

In May, according to industrial enterprises estimates, output, and employment held steady. Moreover, industry indicated its readiness to cut prices thus showing the termination of the VAT new rate pass-through into producers’ prices. Business forecasts retain high level of optimism maintained by the growth of finished goods inventories.

Keywords: Russian economy, industrial output, stagnation

JEL Classification: L52, L60

Suggested Citation

Tsukhlo, Sergey, Russian Industrial Sector in May 2019: Out of Stagnation (June 28, 2019). Monitoring of Russia's Economic Outlook. Moscow. IEP. 2019. No. 10, pp. 16-17. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3411521 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3411521

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