International workshop on industrial statistics
21-06-2010 – 23-06-2010 Dalian
The United Nations Statistics Division, in collaboration with the National Bureau of Statistics of China, will organize an International workshop on Industrial Statistics from 21 to 23 June 2010 in Dalian, China. The workshop aims to enhance the capacity of National Statistical Offices of Asian countries in the area of industrial statistics. This workshop is part of a series of events organized under the project on strengthening statistical capacity development in China and other developing countries in Asia funded by the Chinese Government. It will address specific issues in industrial statistics, namely: (1) the compilation of the index of industrial production, following the revision of the International Recommendations for the Index of Industrial Production; (2) the production of statistics on capacity utilization for manufacturing units and (3) the conduct of business condition surveys for manufacturing units.