Chinese industrial enterprises amid a significant improvement in the epidemic situation in the country were able to resume production by an average of 98.6%, Xin Goubin, Deputy Minister of Industry and Informatization of China, declared at a news conference on Monday.

“As of March 28, the average level of utilization of production capacities of industrial enterprises in the country has already reached 98.6%, and the average rate of return of people to jobs is 89.9%”, said Xin Goubin.

The average coefficient of the resumption of wok of SMEs reached 76%.

At the same time, in Hubei Province, which has become the focus of the spread of coronavirus infection, the average occupancy rate of industrial enterprises is already 95%, approximately 70% of the employees returned to work.