Industry is an activity in which the production of different products and manufacturing raw material of animal or artificial origin are performed. The main characteristics of industry are the production of large quantities of products, of the equal quality, with the use of machinery as tools for work.  

The total production is the total quantity of a product defined by the Nomenclature of industrial products, produced in observation unit within reporting unit regardless if it is sold to third persons in the country or abroad, put in the stocks of final product or it is used for further production.

Final product is any product within the production process having reached certain level of processing, and thus put under separate code and name in the Nomenclature of industrial products. Defective products are not considered as final products.

Statistics of industry contains indices of industrial production and turnover which are calculated on monthly level, as well as PRODCOM statistics which is calcuted annually according PRODCOM list.