The turnover in manufacturing industry increased in May (+0.5%)Turnover in industry and construction - May 2010

In May 2010, the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by +0.5%, after a slight decrease in April 2010 (–0.3%, –0.4% initially announced). Exports grew by +1.4%, after –3.5% in April. The turnover of the industry as a whole (B to E) grew by +0.3% in May. On a quarterly basis (Q/Q–1), the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by 2.3%. It primarily increased in the other manufacturing (+2.4%) and the electrical, electronic equipment and machine equipment (+1.4%). The turnover in manufacturing industry grew by 6.0% year on year (Q/Q–4). However, it markedly remained under the level reached befor the crisis.

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No 198
Paru le : 02/08/2010

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

In May 2010, the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by +0.5%, after a slight decrease in April 2010 (–0.3%, –0.4% initially announced). Exports grew by +1.4%, after –3.5% in April.

The turnover of the industry as a whole (B to E) grew by +0.3% in May.

On a quarterly basis (Q/Q–1), the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by 2.3%. It primarily increased in the other manufacturing (+2.4%) and the electrical, electronic equipment and machine equipment (+1.4%).

The turnover in manufacturing industry grew by 6.0% year on year (Q/Q–4). However, it markedly remained under the level reached befor the crisis.

IRgraph3 – Turnover in manufacturing industry

  • Source : INSEE

IRtab5 – Turnover in industry and construction

s.a. and w-d.a. data –2005 = 100
Turnover in industry and construction
Change in %
Nace Classification Weight** May/ April/ Q/Q–1 Q/Q–4
Sectors April March (1) (1)
BE : INDUSTRY 8022 0.3 –0.1 2.0 5.5
CZ : MANUFACTURING 7167 0.5 –0.3 2.3 6.0
Of which Exports 1017 1.4 –3.5 2.0 10.1
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 1131 0.1 –0.5 1.5 1.9
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 461 –1.3 3.0 10.6 22.9
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 927 0.8 0.5 1.4 0.5
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1383 –0.1 –5.7 0.6 12.4
(C5): Other manufacturing 3265 1.0 1.3 2.4 4.9
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 855 –1.2 1.0 0.4 2.1
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 1978 0.5 –0.2 –1.7 –5.4
  • ** 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