Electronic devices playing an essential function in increasing production output
The number of electrical goods manufactured including PCB interconnection pins, increased in March which surprised analysts.
The stats released by the Workplace for National Statistics suggest that UK producing output increased by 0.9%, which was a large improvement on the ISO 9001 Certification Consultants 1.1% fall in February.
In addition, the ONS specified that sectors consisting of electronic devices, chemical and transportation equipment helped to stabilise the economy.
Electronic equipment manufacturing, that included the production of PCB interconnection pins, rocketed up by 12.1% in the very first quarter of the year, which ended the bad run of 2 previous quarterly falls in that sector.
Additionally, commercial production come by 0.3%, which was largely impacted by the declines in oil and gas production.
Andrew Johnson, senior financial expert at EEF, the producers' organisation, reflected on the figures by recommending that they suggested a small enhancement in production.
" This suggests production is in a much better position at the start of this year than it was at completion of 2011," he mentioned.
Of the 13 production sub-sectors, 8 increased, 4 dropped and one remained level.
The chemicals sector made the biggest contribution to the developments seen in producing output, increasing by 5.6%.
The production of transportation equipment likewise increased by 4.3% and the production of wood and paper items dropped by 2.3%.
" The difficulties plainly remain formidable, particularly with regard to significant European markets," Mr Johnson added.
" Whilst the combined picture across private sectors suggests we are some method yet from establishing a strong and consistent growth course."
In addition, last month, ONS data revealed that the UK economy had actually contracted by 0.2% in the very first quarter of the year, therefore putting the UK back into a double-dip economic crisis.
Despite the economy contracting, some prominent economic experts think that the main data do not completely represent the true strength of the economy and that the genuine image could be much more favorable.
Recent predictions by the Confederation of British Industry suggest that the economy will start to grow in the latter part of 2012, with even higher GDP development throughout 2013.
" Regardless of the disappointing GDP quote for the very first quarter from the ONS, we still think the UK economy will grow in 2012, with faster growth next year," mentioned CBI director general John Cridland.
" Optimism amongst companies has actually been increasing given that the turn of the year, with producing demand holding up. And that is beginning to translate into more tasks and financial investment."