Manufacturing production measures the output of businesses operating in the manufacturing sector. It is the most important sector and accounts for 78 percent of total production. The biggest segments within the sector are:
- Chemicals (12 percent of total production);
- food, drink and tobacco (11 percent);
- machinery (6 percent);
- fabricated metal products (6 percent);
- computer and electronic products (6 percent);
- and motor vehicles and parts (6 percent).