In December, new orders in industry increased by 14.9%Industrial new orders index - December 2009

In December 2009, new orders received in industry (except heavy transport equipment) highly increased (+14.9%), after an increase in November (+0.6%; first estimate: +0.2%).

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Paru le : 19/02/2010

In December 2009, new orders received in industry (except heavy transport equipment) highly increased (+14.9%), after an increase in November (+0.6%; first estimate: +0.2%).

Non domestic new orders boosted in December (+19.5%).

Over the last quarter, new orders increased in industry (+4.7%)

Over the last quarter, non domestic new orders also rose (+5.0% q-o-q).

New orders increased by 4.3% in the “other manufacturing” sector, by 10.2% in automobile and by 0.7% in “electrical and electronic equipment”.

Compared to last year, new orders in Q4 are almost at the same level

The quarterly level of new orders is 1.0% lower than a year ago.

tab_synt_en – Industrial new orders variations

2005 based, SA-WDA changes in %
Industrial new orders variations
NA : (A 17), [A 88] Industries : Weight * Dec. / Nov. Nov. / Oct. Quarter on quarter change Year on year change (1)
Manufacturing, for new orders (except heavy transport equipment) 934 14.9 0.6 4.7 –1.0
non domestic 471 19,5 0,4 5,0 1,8
(C3) Manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment and machinery 202 19.8 0.8 0.7 –10.4
[29] Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers 229 65.6 –3.4 10.2 12.6
(C5) Other manufacturing 503 0.7 1.5 4.3 –1.6
  • *: Total Manufacturing for new orders = 1000
  • (1) Last three months / same three months of the previous year
  • The codes correspond to the level of aggregation (A 17) and [A 88] of the "NA" aggregate classification based on NAF rev.2.
  • Source: INSEE