In January 2014, manufacturing output increased by 0.7%, after having remained stable in December 2013. On the opposite, output decreased slightly in industrial production as a whole (–0.2%, after –0.6% in December 2013).
During the last three months (q-o-q), output improved moderately in the manufacturing sector (+0.4%), as well as in industry as a whole (+0.3%).
Output rose in other manufacturing (+0.4%), in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (+0.6%), and in the manufacture of food products and beverages (+0.2%). Moreover it went up by +5.3% in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products. Meanwhile, output decreased by 0.4% in the manufacture of transport equipment.
Manufacturing output went up by 1.1% (y-o-y).
Output soared in the manufacture of transport equipment (+8.3%) and improved in a less sustained pace in other manufacturing (+0.5%) and in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (+1.4%). On the opposite, output declined in the manufacture of food products and beverages (–2.2%) as well as in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (–2.9%).
Please note: all the series are adjusted for seasonal variations (SA) and the number of working days (WDA).
Warning: SA-WDA models were updated for this survey.
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 / three previous months|
|(2) Last three months / three same 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)||Jan. / Dec.||Dec. / Nov.||Q-o-Q change (1)||Year on year change (2)|
|(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages||1.8||0.4||0.2||–2.2|
|(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products||12.6||–10.5||5.3||–2.9|
|(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment||–2.7||1.3||0.6||1.4|
|(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment||4.7||–4.2||–0.4||8.3|
|(C5): Other manufacturing||0.3||0.7||0.4||0.5|
|(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management||–4.4||–3.2||0.2||–1.5|
|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]||Jan. 2014||Jan. / Dec.||Dec. / Nov.||Quarter on quarter change|
|(C1): Man. of food products and beverages||100.5||1.8||0.4||0.2|
|(C2): Man. of coke and refined petroleum products||85.1||12.6||–10.5||5.3|
|(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment||101.2||–2.7||1.3||0.6|
|[CI] Man. of computer, electronic and optical products||103.1||–4.0||2.3||1.3|
|[CJ] Man. of electrical equipment||96.3||–4.6||3.6||0.4|
|[CK] Man. of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (1)||103.2||–0.6||–0.9||0.2|
|(C4): Man. of transport equipment||104.8||4.7||–4.2||–0.4|
|[CL1] Man. of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers||93.2||–0.3||2.6||2.3|
|[CL2] Man. of other transport equipment||117.9||9.7||–10.0||–2.7|
|(C5): Other manufacturing||98.9||0.3||0.7||0.4|
|[CB] Man. of textiles, wearing apparel, leather and related products||92.4||–3.9||0.4||0.3|
|[CC] Man. of wood and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media||88.4||–1.6||0.8||–0.4|
|[CE] Man. of chemicals and chemical products||112.3||2.7||1.1||3.4|
|[CF] Man. of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations||98.2||–0.7||–0.5||–0.8|
|[CG] Man. of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products||96.2||–1.0||2.1||1.8|
|[CH] Man. of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment||98.3||2.0||0.1||–0.8|
|[CM] Other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment||101.1||–0.3||0.4||0.0|
|(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management||93.0||–4.4||–3.2||0.2|
|[BZ] Mining and quarrying||92.1||–1.3||1.4||–6.2|
|[DZ] Electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply||90.4||–5.6||–3.4||1.2|
|[EZ] Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation||111.4||2.0||–3.4||–3.6|
Output improved strongly in the manufacture of other transport equipment (+9.7%) whereas it decreased slightly in the manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers (–0.3%).
Output went up in the manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment products (+2.0%), and in the manufacture of chemicals and chemical products (+2.7%). On the contrary, output declined in manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products (–1.0%) and in the manufacture of textiles, wearing apparel, leather and related products (–3.9%).
Output increased by 12.6% in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products, after last month decrease last month due to social movements.
Output went down in electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply (–5.6%), due to the clement climate in January.
Output decreased significantly in the manufacture of electrical equipment (–4.6%), in the manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products (–4.0%) and to a lesser extent in the manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (–0.6%).
|(in point %)|
|Note of reading: in the manufacturing industry, the SA-WDA evolution between November 2013 and December 2013 isn’t revised; the revision of the raw serie (+0.41 point) annihilates the revision due to the new calculation of the SA-WDA (-0.41 point).|
|Sources: Insee, SSP, SOeS|
|Dec. / Nov.||Nov. / Oct.||Oct. / Sept.||Q4 2013 / Q3 2013||2013 / 2012|
n° 56 - March 10, 2014
Industrial production index - January 2014
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