In February 2011, the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by 1.1%Turnover in industry and construction - February 2011

In February 2011, the turnover increased by 1.1% in the manufacturing industry, after +2,7% in January. Exports rose (+1.4%, after +6,6 in January).

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

In February 2011, the turnover increased by 1.1% in the manufacturing industry, after +2,7% in January. Exports rose (+1.4%, after +6,6 in January).

The turnover went up in the manufacture of transport equipment (+2.2%) in February, either in the manufacture of other transport equipment (+3.9%) and in the manufacture of motor vehicles (+1.3%).

In February, the turnover increased in the manufacture of food products and beverages (+1.4%), in the other manufacturing (+0.4%), in the electrical and electronic equipment ; machine equipment (+1.4%) and in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+1.5%).

The turnover of the industry as a whole (B to E) also rose in February (+0.8%).

IRgraph3 – Turnover in manufacturing industry

  • Source: Insee

Quarter-on-quarter (Q/Q–1), the turnover in the manufacturing industry grew by 4.5%. It was mostly up in the other manufacturing (+4.1%) and in the manufacture of transport equipment (+6.3%).

Year-on-year (Q/Q–4), the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by 10.7%. It particularly grew in the other manufacturing (+10.5%).

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** Feb./ Jan. Jan./ Dec. Q/Q–1 (1) Q/Q–4 (1)
BE : INDUSTRY 8022 0,8 2,8 4,3 10,6
CZ : MANUFACTURING 7167 1,1 2,7 4,5 10,7
Of which Exports 1017 1,4 6,6 5,6 12,5
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 1131 1,4 0,6 1,6 7,3
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 461 1,5 7,9 16,6 27,9
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 927 1,4 0,9 1,9 9,2
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1383 2,2 6,1 6,3 10,3
(C5): Other manufacturing 3265 0,4 2,0 4,1 10,5
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 855 –1,5 3,5 3,2 9,4
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 1978 0,2 0,4 0,3 1,2
  • ** 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