Industrial output in December rose 1.1 percent from the previous month, representing an upward revision of 0.3 percentage point from the preliminary figure, the Ministry of International Trade and Industry said in a report released Tuesday.

The production index for the nation’s mines and factories, which uses 1990 as a base year of 100, came to a seasonally adjusted 98.9, down 1 percent from a year ago, according to the report. The upward revision in the monthly production figure was attributed to the strong performance of electronic parts such as condensers and transformers, and of medicines. Neither was reflected in the preliminary report, a ministry official said.

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