Saudi industrial production hits highest level since April 2020

Arab News | Dec 9, 2021 at 7:18 AM
  • Saudi industrial production expanded by an annual rate of 7.7 percent in October  to reach its highest level since April 2020, data published by Gastat showed.
  • This was also the highest growth rate since June of this year.
  • Jumps in the output of the mining and quarrying sector were mainly responsible for the expansion as it went up by 9.1 percent.