In September 2014, manufacturing output increased (+0.6%), after a decrease in August (0.5%). Output remained stable in industrial production as a whole, after a slight decrease of 0.2% in August 2014.
During the third quarter (q-o-q), output rose slightly in the manufacturing sector (+0.2%), and a little more in industry as a whole (+0.5%).
Output increased in mining, quarrying, energy and water supply (+2.3%), in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (+1.7%), in the manufacture of transport equipment (+1.0%), and in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+4.1%). Conversely, output went down in other manufacturing (0.4%) and in the manufacture of food products and beverages (0.5%).
Manufacturing output of the last three months hold almost steady compared with the same months of previous year (+0.1% y-o-y). Output in industry as a whole also levelled off (0.1%).
Output increased strongly in the manufacture of transport equipment (+3.0%). On the contrary, output decreased in the manufacture of food products and beverages (1.6%), in mining, quarrying, energy and water supply (0.8%) and in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (0.6%). Output hold steady in other manufacturing and in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products.
Please note: all the series are seasonally (SA) and working-day adjusted (WDA).
Monthly Industrial Production Indices
Legend: CZ: Manufacturing - (C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages - (C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment - (C4): Manufacture of transport equipment - (C5): Other manufacturing
Sources: Insee, SSP, SOeS
|2010 based, SA-WDA changes in %|
|(1) Last three months / previous three months|
|(2) Last three months / same three months of previous year|
|The codes correspond to the level of aggregation A 10 (A 17) of the "NA" aggregate classification based on NAF rev.2.|
|Sources: INSEE, SSP, SOeS|
|NA : A10, (A17)||Sept. / Aug.||Aug. / July||Q-o-Q change (1)||Year on year change (2)|
|(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages||2.5||1.1||0.5||1.6|
|(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products||5.8||5.1||4.1||0.0|
|(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment||1.5||0.9||1.7||0.6|
|(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment||0.2||1.9||1.0||3.0|
|(C5): Other manufacturing||0.2||0.0||0.4||0.0|
|(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management||2.2||0.5||2.3||0.8|
|2010 based, SA-WDA changes in %|
|(1) n.e.c. : not elsewhere classifiable|
|(2) Main industrial groupings: definition in Commission regulation EC of June 14th 2007|
|Sources: Insee, SSP, SOeS|
|NA : A10, (A17), [A38 ou A64]||Sept. 2014||Sept. / Aug.||Aug. / July||Quarter on quarter change|
|(C1): Man. of food products and beverages||99.0||2.5||1.1||0.5|
|(C2): Man. of coke and refined petroleum products||87.6||5.8||5.1||4.1|
|(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment||100.5||1.5||0.9||1.7|
|[CI] Man. of computer, electronic and optical products||103.9||2.0||2.7||1.5|
|[CJ] Man. of electrical equipment||89.3||0.3||2.2||0.8|
|[CK] Man. of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (1)||105.4||2.3||0.8||3.2|
|(C4): Man. of transport equipment||105.5||0.2||1.9||1.0|
|[CL1] Man. of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers||92.2||4.2||7.0||1.7|
|[CL2] Man. of other transport equipment||120.5||4.2||8.8||0.5|
|(C5): Other manufacturing||97.8||0.2||0.0||0.4|
|[CB] Man. of textiles, wearing apparel, leather and related products||98.7||2.5||3.0||3.2|
|[CC] Man. of wood and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media||88.4||0.5||1.9||0.1|
|[CE] Man. of chemicals and chemical products||110.2||0.8||1.3||1.8|
|[CF] Man. of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations||96.0||1.2||0.7||0.4|
|[CG] Man. of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products||94.2||1.6||0.9||0.5|
|[CH] Man. of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment||94.5||1.9||1.2||0.8|
|[CM] Other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment||104.1||2.7||0.5||0.7|
|(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management||95.1||2.2||0.5||2.3|
|[BZ] Mining and quarrying||90.8||3.5||3.9||0.5|
|[DZ] Electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply||94.0||2.0||0.3||3.8|
|[EZ] Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation||104.9||2.5||0.6||5.8|
Output bounced back in the manufacture of food products and beverages (+2.5%, after 1.1%), particularly for dairy products and drinks.
Output increased in the manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (+2.3%) and in the manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products (+2.0%).
In September, output increased substantially by 5.8% in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products.
Output went up sharply in the manufacture of other transport equipment (+4.2%) but declined to the same extent in the manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers (4.2%).
In particular, output diminished in electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply (2.0%).
and declined slightly in other manufacturing (0.2 %).
Output went down in the manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment products (1.9%) and in the manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products (1.6%). However, output went up significantly in other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment (+2.7%).
|(in point %)|
|How to read it: in the manufacturing sector, the SA-WDA evolution between July 2014 and August 2014 is revised by 0.30 point, 0.26 is due to the raw data revision and 0.04 to the new calculation of the SA-WDA.|
|Sources: Insee, SSP, SOeS|
|Aug. / July||July / June||June / May||Q2 2014 / Q1 2014||2013 / 2012|
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Industrial production index - September 2014
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