Poland's industrial production down in March - Eurostat

Poland's industrial production dropped by 4.7 percent year on year in March 2020, after growing by 3.4 percent year on year in February, the European Union's statistics office, Eurostat, reported on Wednesday.

Industrial production in the euro zone fell by 12.5 percent y/y and decreased by 11.3 percent m/m in March, Eurostat said.

According to the Polish Central Statistical Office (GUS), Poland's industrial output fell by 2.3 percent year on year and rose by 2.3 percent month on month in March 2020.

Differences between GUS and Eurostat data may arise from the application of different calculation methods.