The turnover in manufacturing industry decreased by 1.0% in AugustTurnover in industry and construction - August 2010

In August 2010, the turnover in manufacturing industry declined by 1.0%, after a rise in July (+2.5%). Exports slightly dipped (–0.2%), after +1.2% in July.

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No 269
Paru le : 02/11/2010

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

In August 2010, the turnover in manufacturing industry declined by 1.0%, after a rise in July (+2.5%). Exports slightly dipped (–0.2%), after +1.2% in July.

The turnover fell in the manufacture of transport equipment (–4.5%). It also went down in the electrical and electronic equipment ; machine equipment (–0.9%) and was steady in the other manufacturing (–0.1%).

The turnover of the industry as a whole (B to E) also decreased in August (–1.1%).

On a quarterly basis (Q/Q–1), the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by 1.3%. It primarily increased in the electrical and electronic equipment ; machine equipment (+1.8%), in the other manufacturing (+1.7%) and in the manufacture of transport equipment (+1.4%).

Compared to the same three months of the previous year, the turnover in manufacturing industry grew by 6.0% (Q/Q–4). It notably rised in the other manufacturing (+6.7%) and in the manufacture of transport equipment (+6.6%).

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** August/ July/ Q/Q–1 Q/Q–4
Sectors July June (1) (1)
BE : INDUSTRY 8022 –1.1 2.1 1.3 6.0
CZ : MANUFACTURING 7167 –1.0 2.5 1.3 6.1
Of which Exports 1017 –0.2 1.2 1.5 7.0
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 1131 0.3 1.4 0.8 3.1
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 461 –1.1 2.0 –2.5 13.6
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 927 –0.9 2.6 1.8 4.3
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1383 –4.5 8.1 1.4 6.6
(C5): Other manufacturing 3265 –0.1 0.8 1.7 6.7
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 855 –0.8 –0.9 1.5 5.6
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 1978 0.3 0.4 0.8 –3.2
  • ** 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