In April, manufacturing production increased by 0.4%Industrial production index - April 2010

In April 2010, the manufacturing production increased (+0.4%), after +1.2% in March (initially announced at +0.8%). The April production was boosted by the electronic equipment industry sector (+2.1%) and then manufacture of transport equipment (+1,3%). The “other manufacturing” is stable (+0.1 %).

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Paru le : 10/06/2010
Prochaine parution le : 10/10/2017 at 08:45 - August 2017

In April 2010, the manufacturing production increased (+0.4%), after +1.2% in March. The April production was boosted by the electronic equipment industry sector (+2.1%) and then manufacture of transport equipment (+1,3%). The “other manufacturing” is stable (+0.1 %).

The production of total industry decreased (-0.3% after +1.3% in March).

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

Tableau1a – Industrial Production Indexes by activity (NA)

2005 based, SA-WDA changes in %
Industrial Production Indexes by activity (NA)
April / March March / Feb. Quarter on quarter change Year on year change (1)
BE : INDUSTRY –0,3 1,3 1,5 6,1
CZ: MANUFACTURING 0,4 1,2 1,4 6,9
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages –0,6 0,3 0,0 2,5
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products –2,5 13,8 17,5 –7,8
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 2,1 1,5 1,5 1,1
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1,3 –2,1 –2,1 20,1
(C5): Other manufacturing 0,1 1,9 2,2 7,9
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management –5,2 2,3 2,0 1,3
FZ: CONSTRUCTION –2,2 0,9 –1,5 –5,7
  • (1) 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