Total orders to industry in Sweden increased 0.1 percent year-on-year in April 2019, following a downwardly revised 7.1 percent decline in the previous month. By sector, mining & quarrying orders rebounded (12 percent from -2.4 percent in April), mainly due to metal ore mines (10.8 percent from -8.4 percent). Also, manufacturing industry fell less (-0.2 percent from -7.2 percent), namely food product, beverage & tobacco (7.9 percent from -6 percent), textile & leather products (6.3 percent from -9.6 percent), wood, cork, straw & plaiting materials (1.9 percent from -4.7 percent), chemicals & chemical products (7.3 percent from 2.2 percent), other non-metallic mineral products (3.2 percent from -1 percent), and transport equipment (12.5 percent from -29.3 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, total orders went up 9.3 percent, after an upwardly revised 5.2 percent fall in the prior month. New Orders in Sweden averaged 103.56 Index Points from 2000 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 133.80 Index Points in March of 2007 and a record low of 73 Index Points in July of 2014.