During the first six months of the year in Belarus was the largest drop in production in the oil refining industry — by 32.8% less than the same period last year.
This is with reference to the National Statistics Committee reports BelaPAN.
Since January 1, this year changed conditions of Russian oil deliveries to Belarus. Russia plans to deliver This year, 21.5 million tons, of which 6.3 million tons of duty-free.
According to the National Statistics Committee, in the first half of the decline in production was also in the machine-tool industry (12.4%), automotive (2.6%).
The largest increase occurred in industrial production in the chemical industry — by 23.1%.