In December 2013, the turnover in manufacturing industry fell compared to November (−0.5%)Turnover in industry and construction - December 2013

In December 2013, the turnover declined in the manufacturing industry (−0.5%). Exports decreased sharply (−2.1%). The turnover went down slightly in the industry as a whole (−0.2%).

Every index in this issue is in value, seasonally and working day adjusted.

In December 2013, the turnover declined in the manufacturing industry (−0.5%). Exports decreased sharply (−2.1%).

The turnover went down slightly in the industry as a whole (−0.2%).

Decline over the last three months (−0.5%)

Over the quarter (q-o-q), the turnover dipped in the manufacturing industry (−0.5%). It decreased significantly in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (−2.5%), and moderately in the manufacture of food products and beverages (−0.7%). It fell slightly in other manufacturing (−0.3%) and in the manufacture of transport equipments (−0.2%). It stabilized in the electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (−0.1%).

Stability over the last year (+0.1%)

Year-on-year, the turnover remained stable in the manufacturing industry (+0.1%). It rocketed in the manufacture of transport equipment (+2.4%). Conversely, it fell sharply in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (−2.9%). It levelled off in the manufacture of food products and beverages (−0.1%) and in other manufacturing (+0.1%).

IRgraph3 – Turnover in manufacturing industry

  • Source: INSEE

Monthly variations

In December 2013, the turnover plunged in the manufacture of transport equipment (−4.6%), owed to a dramatic drop in the manufacture of other transport equipments (−9.3%). It declined sharply in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (−4.0%). The turnover increased slightly in other manufacturing (+0.5%), mainly in the manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products (+1.4%). The turnover bounced back in the manufacture of food products and beverages (+0.9%) and in the electrical and electronic equipments; machine equipment (+1.4%). It rebounded strongly in the manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products (+2.6%).

IRtab5 – Variation of the turnover in industry and construction

SA-WDA value, Base year 2010
Variation of the turnover in industry and construction
NA : A 10, (A 17) Weight** Dec./ Nov. Nov./ Oct. q-o-q (1) y-o-y (2)
BE : INDUSTRY 10000 –0.2 0.1 –0.5 –0.4
CZ : MANUFACTURING 8373 –0.5 0.1 –0.5 0.1
Of which Exports 2731 –2.1 –1.8 –1.1 –0.8
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 1647 0.9 –1.1 –0.7 –0.1
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 478 –4.0 0.2 –2.5 –2.9
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 1005 1.4 –1.0 –0.1 –0.3
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1428 –4.6 1.8 –0.2 2.4
(C5): Other manufacturing 3815 0.5 0.3 –0.3 –0.1
DE: Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 1627 1.8 –0.2 –0.3 –2.8
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 10000 1.9 0.6 0.3 1.5
  • ** 10000=B...E and F
  • (1) Quarter-on-quarter: last three months / three previous months
  • (2) Year-on-year: last three months / three same months of previous year
  • The codes correspond to different levels of aggregation of the NACE classification.
  • Source: INSEE