In April 2011, the turnover in manufacturing industry slightly increased (+0.7%)Turnover in industry and construction - April 2011

In April 2011, the turnover grew modestly (+0,2%) in the manufacturing industry, after a decrease (–0,7%) in March. Exports declined, as they did in March (–1.5%, after –1.6%).

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Paru le : 01/07/2011
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Every indices in this issue are in value, seasonally and working-day adjusted.

In April 2011, the turnover grew modestly (+0,2%) in the manufacturing industry, after a decrease (–0,7%) in March. Exports declined, as they did in March (–1.5%, after –1.6%).

In April 2011, the turnover was up in the other manufacturing (+0.4%), especially in the other manufacturing (+1.6%).

The turnover also increased in the manufacture of food products and beverages (+0.8%) and in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+0.2%).

It declined in the manufacture of transport equipment (–0.8%) and was also down in the electrical and electronic equipment ; machine equipment (–0.4%)

The turnover of the industry as a whole (B to E) was broadly stable in April (+0.1%).

IRgraph3 – Turnover in manufacturing industry

  • Source: Insee

In the last three months (Q/Q–1), the turnover in the manufacturing industry grew by 2.8%. It increased particularly in the other manufacturing (+3.1%) and in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+7.6%).

Year-on-year (Q/Q–4), the turnover in manufacturing industry rose by 10.1%. It was particularly up in the other manufacturing (+10.3%).

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** April/ March March/ Feb. Q/Q–1 (1) Q/Q–4 (1)
BE : INDUSTRY 8022 0,1 –0,4 2,2 9,2
CZ : MANUFACTURING 7167 0,2 –0,7 2,8 10,1
Of which Exports 1017 –1,5 –1,6 3,0 11,0
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 1131 0,8 0,5 2,3 8,5
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 461 0,2 –1,0 7,6 21,4
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 927 –0,4 –1,0 2,3 9,3
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1383 –0,8 –2,9 1,4 7,9
(C5): Other manufacturing 3265 0,4 –0,3 3,1 10,3
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 855 –0,1 1,3 –1,9 3,0
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 1978 0,5 1,5 1,6 6,0
  • ** 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