In November 2013, manufacturing output increased slightly (+0.2%)Industrial production index - November 2013

In November 2013, manufacturing output increased slightly (+0.2%, after +0.3% in October). Output increased stronglier in industrial production as a whole (+1.3%, after –0.5% last month).

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Paru le : 10/01/2014
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In November 2013, manufacturing output increased slightly (+0.2%, after +0.3% in October). Output increased stronglier in industrial production as a whole (+1.3%, after –0.5% last month).

During the last three months, manufacturing output was almost stable (+0.1%)…

During the last three months (q-o-q), output was almost stable in the manufacturing sector (+0.1%), as well as in industry as a whole (–0.1%).

Output increased in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (+1.3%) and in the manufacture of transport equipment (+1.3%). Meanwhile, output slumped by 9.4% in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products and maintained in other manufacturing (–0.2%).

…and was higher than its last year’s level by 0.3%.

Manufacturing output improved by 0.3% (y-o-y).

Output soared in the manufacture of transport equipment (+8.5%). Output improved to a lesser extent in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (+0.9%). On the opposite, output declined in the manufacture of food products and beverage (–2.9%) as well as in other manufacturing (–0.5%). It decreased strongly in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (–7.6%).

Please note: all the series are adjusted for seasonal variations (SA) and the number of working days (WDA).

Graphique1a – Monthly Industrial Production Indices

  • Legend: CZ: Manufacturing - (C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages - (C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment - (C4): Manufacture of transport equipment - (C5): Other manufacturing
  • Sources: Insee, SSP, SOeS

Tableau1a – Variation of the Industrial Production

2010 based, SA-WDA changes in %
Variation of the Industrial Production
NA : A10, (A17) Nov. / Oct. Oct. / Sept. Q-o-Q change (1) Year on year change (2)
BE: INDUSTRY 1.3 –0.5 –0.1 0.1
CZ: Manufacturing 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.3
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 0.1 –0.2 –0.3 –2.9
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 22.2 –13.3 –9.4 –7.6
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment –1.4 1.0 1.3 0.9
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1.3 1.3 1.3 8.5
(C5): Other manufacturing 0.1 0.3 –0.2 –0.5
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 6.3 –4.2 –0.9 –0.7
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 0.1 –0.3 –0.2 –0.2
  • (1) Last three months / three previous months
  • (2) Last three months / three same months of previous year
  • The codes correspond to the level of aggregation A 10 (A 17) of the "NA" aggregate classification based on NAF rev.2.
  • Sources: INSEE, SSP, SOeS

Tableau2a – Variation of the Industrial Production

2010 based, SA-WDA changes in %
Variation of the Industrial Production
NA : A10, (A17), [A38 ou A64] Nov. 2013 Nov. / Oct. Oct. / Sept. Quarter on quarter change
BE: INDUSTRY 99.3 1.3 –0.5 –0.1
CZ: Manufacturing 99.3 0.2 0.3 0.1
(C1): Man. of food products and beverages 98.9 0.1 –0.2 –0.3
(C2): Man. of coke and refined petroleum products 86.0 22.2 –13.3 –9.4
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 102.2 –1.4 1.0 1.3
[CI] Man. of computer, electronic and optical products 103.3 –2.4 2.5 4.1
[CJ] Man. of electrical equipment 94.4 –2.2 –0.1 –0.6
[CK] Man. of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (1) 106.4 –0.2 0.6 1.0
(C4): Man. of transport equipment 104.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
[CL1] Man. of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers 89.8 2.7 0.7 2.3
[CL2] Man. of other transport equipment 120.7 0.2 1.7 0.4
(C5): Other manufacturing 98.1 0.1 0.3 –0.2
[CB] Man. of textiles, wearing apparel, leather and related products 96.7 –0.7 1.7 0.2
[CC] Man. of wood and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 89.7 2.0 –1.2 –1.6
[CE] Man. of chemicals and chemical products 109.3 1.9 0.2 1.8
[CF] Man. of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations 100.2 0.9 0.7 0.3
[CG] Man. of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products 94.6 1.2 –1.2 –0.7
[CH] Man. of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 96.5 –1.0 0.9 –0.7
[CM] Other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 100.8 –1.3 1.1 0.0
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 99.2 6.3 –4.2 –0.9
[BZ] Mining and quarrying 96.6 0.4 0.5 –3.5
[DZ] Electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply 98.8 8.1 –4.7 –0.3
[EZ] Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation 103.7 –1.8 –2.8 –3.1
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 96.8 0.1 –0.3 –0.2
MIGs (2)
Capital goods 102.7 –0.4 1.1 0.5
Intermediate goods 96.7 0.1 0.4 0.1
Consumer durables 98.6 0.4 –0.8 0.8
Consumer non-durables 100.2 0.4 –0.1 –0.3
  • (1) n.e.c. : not elsewhere classifiable
  • (2) Main industrial groupings: definition in Commission regulation EC of June 14th 2007
  • Sources: Insee, SSP, SOeS

In November 2013, output rebounded in « Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management » (+6.3% after –4.2%)…

In particular, output rebounded in electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply (+8.1%), after the clement climate in October.

… as well as in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+22.2%).

Output rebounded by 22.2% in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products due to the resumption of a refinery.

Output improved by 1.3% in the manufacture of transport equipment…

Output increased in the manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers (+2.7%) and maintained in the manufacture of other transport equipment (+0.2%).

…and was almost stable in other manufacturing (+0.1%).

Output went up in the manufacture of chemicals and chemical products (+1.9%), in the manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products (+1.2%), in the manufacture of wood and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media (+2.0%) as well as in the manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations (+0.9%).

However, output decreased in the manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment (–1.0%), in other manufacturing, repair and installation of machinery and equipment (–1.3%) and in the manufacture of textiles, wearing apparel, leather and related products (–0.7%).

Output decreased in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (–1.4%).

Output declined significantly in the manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products (–2.4%), in the manufacture of electrical equipment (–2.2%) and maintained in the manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (–0.2%).

Revisions in October

Tableau3a – Measure of variations’ revisions

(in point %)
Measure of variations’ revisions
Oct. / Sept. Sept. / Aug. Aug. / July Q3 2013 / Q2 2013 2012 / 2011
Industry (BE) –0.20 –0.10 0.00 –0.03 –0.01
raw serie –0.19 0.05 –0.10 –0.07 0.00
SA-WDA coefficient –0.01 –0.15 0.10 0.04 –0.01
Manufacturing (CZ) –0.10 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01
raw serie –0.19 0.20 –0.09 0.00 0.00
SA-WDA coefficient 0.09 –0.20 0.09 0.00 0.01
  • Note of reading: in the manufacturing, the SA-WDA evolution between September 2013 and October 2013 is revised by –0.10 point: –0.19 is due to the raw serie's revision and 0.09 to the new calculation of the SA-WDA..
  • Sources: Insee, SSP, SOeS