Increase in industrial production in MayIndustrial production index - May 2009

In May 2009, the industrial production index excluding energy increased (+2.4 %), after -0.6 % in April (-0.5 % previously announced). The index stood at 85.6 in May, compared with 83.6 in April and 84.1 in March.

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Paru le : 10/07/2009
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In May 2009, the industrial production index excluding energy increased (+2.4 %), after -0.6 % in April (-0.5 % previously announced). The index stood at 85.6 in May, compared with 83.6 in April and 84.1 in March.

Please note: all the data are adjusted for seasonal variations (SA) and the number of days worked (WDA).

Tableau 1 – Industrial Production Indexes by activity (NA)

2005 based, SA-WDA changes in %
Industrial Production Indexes by activity (NA)
change in 1 year (1) change in 3 months (2) April / March May / April
BE : INDUSTRY -16.3 -3.8 -1.5 2.6
CZ: MANUFACTURING -17.7 -3.4 -0.6 2.4
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages -1.3 -2.9 -0.7 0.4
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products -5.0 4.3 -3.2 10.2
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment -23.3 -7.5 -1.1 1.3
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment -25.3 1.0 -0.4 7.2
(C5): Other manufacturing -18.3 -3.6 -0.5 1.9
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management -6.5 -6.4 -6.9 4.4
FZ: CONSTRUCTION -5.2 -0.1 -0.1 -0.3
  • (1) Last three months / three same months of previous year
  • (2) Last three months / three months preceding the last three months
  • 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