Industrial production in Mauritius plunged 40.4 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2020, following a 2 percent fall in the previous period. It was the steepest decline in industrial activity on record, as the pandemic crisis hit severely manufacturing (-43.4 percent) and mining & quarrying (-50.9 percent). On a quarterly basis, industrial output slipped 34 percent.
Industrial Production in Mauritius averaged 0.94 percent from 2009 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 6.77 percent in the fourth quarter of 2009 and a record low of -40.40 percent in the second quarter of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - Mauritius Industrial Production - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Mauritius Industrial Production - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2020.
Industrial Production in Mauritius is expected to be -18.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Industrial Production in Mauritius to stand at 1.70 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Mauritius Industrial Production is projected to trend around 2.30 percent in 2021 and 2.50 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.