The turnover in manufacturing industry decreased by 0.7% in October 2010Turnover in industry and construction - October 2010

In October 2010, the turnover in manufacturing industry declined by 0.7%, after having rised in September (+0.5%). Exports went slightly down (–0.3%), after –0.5% in September.

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Paru le : 04/01/2011

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

In October 2010, the turnover in manufacturing industry declined by 0.7%, after having rised in September (+0.5%). Exports went slightly down (–0.3%), after –0.5% in September.

The turnover dropped in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (–7.8%), due to social movements in October. It also declined in the manufacture of transport equipment (–2.6%).

In October, the turnover was up in the electrical and electronic equipment ; machine equipment (+0.9%) and in the manufacture of food products and beverages (+0.6%).

The turnover of the industry as a whole (B to E) decreased in October by –0.5%.

IRgraph3 – Turnover in manufacturing industry

  • Source: Insee

On a quarterly basis (Q/Q–1), the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by 0.6%. It primarily went up in the electrical and electronic equipment ; machine equipment (+2.5%) and in the other manufacturing (+0.8%). On the contrary, it went down in the manufacture of transport equipment (–1.2%).

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 (+6.8%) and in the electrical and electronic equipment ; machine equipment (+8.6%).

IRtab5 – Turnover in industry and construction

s.a. and w-d.a. data –2005 = 100
Turnover in industry and construction
Nace Classification Change in %
Sectors Weight** Oct./ Sept. Sept./ Aug. Q/Q–1 (1) Q/Q–4 (1)
BE : INDUSTRY 8022 –0,5 0,7 0,7 6,1
CZ : MANUFACTURING 7167 –0,7 0,5 0,6 6,0
Of which Exports 1017 –0,3 –0,5 1,1 9,1
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 1131 0,6 0,7 1,5 5,4
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 461 –7,8 3,1 –2,1 8,5
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 927 0,9 1,4 2,5 8,6
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1383 –2,6 –0,8 –1,2 2,1
(C5): Other manufacturing 3265 0,2 0,3 0,8 6,8
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 855 –0,5 2,9 1,5 6,5
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 1978 –0,5 –0,2 0,2 –1,6
  • ** 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