In December 2010, new orders in industry increased strongly (7.3 %) especially due to the anticipation of the end of the scrapping premiumIndustrial new orders index - December 2010

In December 2010, new orders received in industry (except heavy transport equipment) increased strongly by 7.3%, after an increase in November (+3.9%; first estimate: +2.9%).

In December 2010, new orders received in industry (except heavy transport equipment) increased strongly by 7.3%, after an increase in November (+3.9%; first estimate: +2.9%).

Non domestic new orders also increased in December (8.2%).

Over the last quarter, new orders increased in industry (+5.2%)

Over the same period, non domestic new orders rose by 7.0% (q-o-q).

New orders increased (q–o-q) by 24.0% in automobile and by 5.1% in “electrical and electronic equipment” . New orders are steady in the “other manufacturing” sector.

Compared to last year, new orders are higher (+11.6%)

The quarterly level of new orders is 11.6% higher than a year ago.

tab_synt_en – Industrial new orders variations

2005 based, SA-WDA changes in %2005 based, SA-WDA changes in %
Industrial new orders variations
NA : (A 17), [A 88] Industries : Weight * Dec. / Nov. Nov. / Oct. Quarter on quarter change Year on year change (1)
Manufacturing, for new orders (except heavy transport equipment) 934 7.3 3.9 5.2 11.6
non domestic 471 8.2 2.5 7.0 17.1
(C3) Manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment and machinery 202 –12.3 13.0 5.1 5.0
[29] Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers 229 59.0 2.1 24.0 23.6
(C5) Other manufacturing 503 –1.4 1.9 0.0 9.9
  • *: Total Manufacturing for new orders = 1000
  • (1) Last three months / three same months of previous year
  • The codes correspond to the level of aggregation (A 17) and [A 88] of the "NA" aggregate classification based on NAF rev.2.
  • Source: INSEE