HK Q3 industrial production index down 0.1 pct

Thu Dec 13, 2012 3:43am EST

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Dec 13 (Reuters) - Hong Kong's index of industrial
production fell by 0.1 percent in the third quarter of 2012
compared with the same period last year, the Census and
Statistics department said on Thursday.
    The following are year-on-year percentage changes in the
indices of industrial production by selected industry grouping:

                                    Q3 2012     Q2 2012
 Food, beverages and tobacco            6.0         2.4
 Textiles                              -5.5        -3.1
 Wearing apparel                      -21.3       -19.2^
 Paper products, printing and
 reproduction of recorded media        -4.3        -3.1
 Metal, computer, electronic and
 optical products, machinery and
 equipment                             -6.3       -15.6^
 ^ Revised

 (Reporting by Raymond Leung in Hong Kong; Editing by Gopakumar