The turnover in manufacturing industry slightly decreased in April 2010 (–0.4%)Turnover in industry and construction - April 2010

In April 2010, the turnover in manufacturing industry slightly declined (–0.4%), after a continuous increase between September 2009 and March 2010. Exports decreased by –3.7%, after +1.9% in March. On a quarterly basis, the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by 2.0% (Q/Q–1); it increased by 5.0% year on year (Q/Q–4). The turnover of the industry as a whole (B to E) was broadly stable (–0.2%) in April.

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No 175
Paru le : 05/07/2010

Every indices in this issue are in value, seasonally and working-day adjusted.

In April 2010, the turnover in manufacturing industry slightly declined (–0.4%), after a continuous increase between September 2009 and March 2010. Exports decreased by –3.7%, after +1.9% in March.

On a quarterly basis, the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by 2.0% (Q/Q–1); it increased by 5.0% year on year (Q/Q–4).

The turnover of the industry as a whole (B to E) was broadly stable (–0.2%) in April.

IRgraph3 – Turnover in manufacturing industry

  • Source : INSEE

IRtab1 – Turnover in industry and construction

s.a. and w-d.a. data –2005 = 100
Turnover in industry and construction
Change in %
Nace Classification Weight** April/ March/ Q/Q–1 Q/Q–4
Sectors March Feb. (1) (1)
BE : INDUSTRY 8022 –0,2 1,6 1,9 4,6
CZ : MANUFACTURING 7167 –0,4 1,9 2,0 5,0
Of which Exports 1017 –3,7 1,9 3,0 10,4
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 1131 –0,5 1,7 1,0 1,4
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 461 3,1 7,1 10,9 18,4
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 927 0,6 0,6 0,7 –1,8
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1383 –5,6 4,8 2,2 15,9
(C5): Other manufacturing 3265 1,1 0,6 1,6 3,0
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 855 0,9 –0,3 1,4 1,7
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 1978 –0,2 –0,4 –3,0 –6,3
  • ** 10000=B..F
  • (1) Last three months / three previous months
  • (2) Last three months / three same months of previous year
  • The codes correspond to different levels of aggregation of the NACE classification.
  • Source: INSEE