In September 2013, the turnover in manufacturing industry fell by 1.5% compared to AugustTurnover in industry and construction - September 2013

In September 2013, the turnover declined significantly in the manufacturing industry (−1.5%). Exports declined too (−0.6%). The turnover decreased in the industry as a whole as well (−1.2%).

In September 2013, the turnover declined significantly in the manufacturing industry (−1.5%). Exports declined too (−0.6%).

The turnover decreased in the industry as a whole as well (−1.2%).

Growth over the last three months (+0.8%)

Over the quarter (q-o-q), the turnover went up moderately in the manufacturing industry (+0.8%). It increased in other industries (+0.9%), in the manufacture of transport equipments (+1.6%), in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+1.3%) and in the manufacture of food products and beverages (+0.4%). On the opposite, it went down slightly in the electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (–0.3%).

Stability over the last year (+0.1%)

Year-on-year, the turnover levelled off in the manufacturing industry (+0.1%). On the one hand, it grew significantly in the manufacture of food products and beverages (+2.9%) and it went up moderately in the manufacture of transport equipments (+0.5%). On the other hand, it fell in other industries (–0.8%) and in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (–2.8%).

IRgraph3 – Turnover in manufacturing industry

  • Source: Insee

Monthly variations

In September 2013, the turnover slumped in the manufacture of transport equipment (−5.2%). It plummeted in the manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers (−6.0%) as well as in the manufacture of other transport equipment (−4.7%). It declined in other industries (−0.5%) mainly in the manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products (−2.5%). It went down in the manufacture of food products and beverages (−1.1%). It dipped in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (−1.9%). Lastly, it decreased in the electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (−0.8%).

IRtab5 – Variation of the turnover in industry and construction

SA-WDA value, Base year 2010
Variation of the turnover in industry and construction
Nace Classification Change in %
Sectors Weight** Sept./ Aug. Aug./ July q-o-q (1) y-o-y (2)
BE : INDUSTRY 10000 –1.2 1.7 0.6 –0.1
CZ : MANUFACTURING 8373 –1.5 1.7 0.8 0.1
Of which Exports 2731 –0.6 0.0 –0.1 –0.6
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 1647 –1.1 0.3 0.4 2.9
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 478 –1.9 3.9 1.3 –2.8
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 1005 –0.8 0.2 –0.3 0.1
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1428 –5.2 3.2 1.6 0.5
(C5): Other manufacturing 3815 –0.5 2.1 0.9 –0.8
DE: Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 1627 0.3 1.3 –0.9 –1.2
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 10000 0.6 0.5 0.1 0.4
  • ** 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