Germany manufacturing employment rises in MayStaff Writer | July 17, 2017
Germany's manufacturing employment increased in May from a year ago, data from Destatis showed Monday.
Germany There were 5.5 million employed persons
At the end of May, there were 5.5 million employed persons in local manufacturing units.
The number of hours worked in May climbed 10.7% from a year earlier, reaching 721 million. The earnings totaled EUR 24.7 billion, which was 3.1% more than in May 2016. ■