In June 2013, manufacturing output decreased slightly (-0.4%)Industrial production index - June 2013

In June 2013, compared to May, manufacturing output decreased (-0.4%). Industrial production as a whole decreased in a more sustained pace (-1.4%).

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Paru le : 09/08/2013
Prochaine parution le : 10/10/2017 at 08:45 - August 2017

In June 2013, compared to May, manufacturing output decreased (-0.4%). Industrial production as a whole decreased in a more sustained pace (-1.4%).

During the last quarter, manufacturing output increased by 1.5%…

During the last quarter (q-o-q), output increased in the manufacturing sector (+1.5%), as well as in industry as a whole (+1.4%).

Output increased sharply in the manufacture of transport equipment (+7.8%). It improved in other manufacturing (+0.6%), in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (+1.1%) and in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+3.7%). Output was stable in the manufacture of food products and beverages.

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

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

Output went down in other manufacturing (-1.0%) and in the manufacture of food products and beverages (-2.9%). On the opposite, output increased in the manufacture of transport equipment (+3.3%), sharply in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+11.8%) and slightly in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (+0.5%).

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

Graphique1a – Monthly industrial Production indexes

  • 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

Tableau 1 – Variation of the Industrial Production

2010 based, SA-WDA changes in %
Variation of the Industrial Production
NA : A10, (A17) June / May May / April Q-o-Q change Year on year change (1)
BE: INDUSTRY –1.4 –0.3 1.4 0.2
CZ: Manufacturing –0.4 –0.9 1.5 –0.3
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages –2.9 0.0 0.0 –2.9
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 0.0 –2.2 3.7 11.8
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 0.8 –1.4 1.1 0.5
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment –0.3 0.1 7.8 3.3
(C5): Other manufacturing –0.3 –1.1 0.6 –1.0
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management –5.4 2.3 1.3 2.4
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 0.0 –0.8 1.2 –3.5
  • (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

Tableau 2 – Variation of the Industrial Production

2010 based, SA-WDA changes in %
Variation of the Industrial Production
NA : A10, (A17), [A38 or A64] June 2013 June / May May / April Quarter on quarter change
BE: INDUSTRY 98.5 –1.4 –0.3 1.4
CZ: Manufacturing 98.8 –0.4 –0.9 1.5
(C1): Man. of food products and beverages 97.3 –2.9 0.0 0.0
(C2): Man. of coke and refined petroleum products 94.0 0.0 –2.2 3.7
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 103.2 0.8 –1.4 1.1
[CI] Man. of computer, electronic and optical products 104.4 1.1 –2.0 1.0
[CJ] Man. of electrical equipment 96.1 –0.4 –2.6 –0.4
[CK] Man. of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (1) 106.9 1.3 –0.5 1.9
(C4): Man. of transport equipment 100.2 –0.3 0.1 7.8
[CL1] Man. of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers 86.9 –5.7 3.1 9.2
[CL2] Man. of other transport equipment 115.1 4.7 –2.6 6.5
(C5): Other manufacturing 97.7 –0.3 –1.1 0.6
[CB] Man. of textiles, wearing apparel, leather and related products 98.8 –0.5 1.0 3.2
[CC] Man. of wood and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 90.7 –0.4 –0.5 –0.4
[CE] Man. of chemicals and chemical products 106.7 –0.3 –0.6 0.3
[CF] Man. of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations 103.0 –0.2 0.2 1.9
[CG] Man. of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products 95.8 1.2 –1.8 1.5
[CH] Man. of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 96.0 –0.7 –0.7 0.9
[CM] Other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 98.0 –0.8 –2.7 –0.6
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 97.3 –5.4 2.3 1.3
[BZ] Mining and quarrying 91.6 –0.9 –3.5 –0.6
[DZ] Electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply 96.0 –6.8 3.3 1.3
[EZ] Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation 109.2 2.2 –1.8 1.4
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 95.8 0.0 –0.8 1.2
MIGs (2)
Capital goods 100.7 0.1 –1.1 2.6
Intermediate goods 95.8 –0.5 –1.3 0.7
Consumer durables 101.1 0.3 –4.0 –0.4
Consumer non-durables 100.9 –1.2 0.3 1.0
  • (1) n.e.c. : Not elsewhere classifiable
  • (2) Main industrial groupings: definition in Commission regulation EC of 14 June 2007
  • Sources: Insee, SSP, SOeS

In June, output dropped in the manufacture of food products and beverages (-2.9%).

Output dropped in the manufacture of food products and beverages (-2.9%).

Output declined slightly in “other manufacturing” (-0.3%)...

Output went down in the manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment (-0.7%), in other manufacturing, repair and installation of machinery and equipment (-0.8%), in the manufacture of wood and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media (-0.4%), in the manufacture of chemicals and chemical products (-0.3%), in the manufacture of textiles, wearing apparel, leather and related products (-0.5%) and in the manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations (-0.2%). On the contrary, output increased in the manufacture of rubber and plastics products and other non-metallic mineral products (+1.2%).

…and in the manufacture of transport equipment (-0.3%).

Output decreased by 5.7% in the manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers but bounced by 4.7% in the manufacture of other transport equipment.

On the other hand, output increased in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment, machine equipment (+0.8%).

Output increased in the manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (+1.3%) and in the manufacture of computer, electronic and optical product (+1.1%), while it declined in the manufacture of electrical equipment (-0.4%).

Revisions in May

Tableau 3 – Measure of variations’ revisions

(in point %)
Measure of variations’ revisions
May / April April / March March / Feb. Q1 2013 / Q4 2012 2012 / 2011
Industry (BE) 0.10 0.10 –0.20 0.31 –0.11
raw series –0.09 –0.08 –0.13 0.50 –0.10
SA-WDA coefficient 0.19 0.18 –0.07 –0.19 –0.01
Manufacturing (CZ) 0.20 0.00 –0.10 0.27 –0.13
raw series –0.19 0.00 –0.24 0.43 –0.14
SA-WDA coefficient 0.39 0.00 0.14 –0.16 0.01
  • Note of reading: in the manufacturing, the SA-WDA evolution between April 2013 and May 2013 is revised by 0.20 point: -0.19 is due to the raw series’ s revision and +0.39 to the new calculation of the SA-WDA.
  • Sources: Insee, SSP, SOeS
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