In December 2011, the turnover in manufacturing industry decreased by 2.2%Turnover in industry and construction - December 2011

In December 2011, the turnover declined in the manu-facturing industry (–2.2%). It was up in November (+1.8%). Exports were merely stable (+0.1%), after a small decrease in November (–0.5%).

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

In December 2011, the turnover declined in the manufacturing industry (–2.2%). It was up in November (+1.8%). Exports were merely stable (+0.1%), after a small decrease in November (–0.5%).

In December 2011, the turnover fell in the manufacture of transport equipment (–9.9%), particularly in the manufacture of other transport equipment (–15.4%).

The turnover dropped in the manufacture of food products and beverages (–2.8%) and in the electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (–1.1%).

The turnover slightly grew in the other manufacturing (+0.4%) and in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+0.5%) in December 2011.

The turnover of the industry as a whole (B to E) went down in December 2011 (–1.9%).

IRgraph3 – Turnover in manufacturing industry

  • Source: Insee

In the last quarter (Q/Q–1), the turnover in the manufacturing industry increased (+0.8%). It noticeably grew in the manufacture of transport equipment (+5.5%) but declined in the other manufacturing (–0.6%).

Year-on-year (Q/Q–4), the turnover grew by 6.2% in manufacturing industry.

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** Dec./ Nov. Nov./ Oct. Q/Q–1 (1) Q/Q–4 (1)
BE : INDUSTRY 8022 –1,9 1,3 0,6 6,0
CZ : MANUFACTURING 7167 –2,2 1,8 0,8 6,2
Of which Exports 1017 0,1 –0,5 1,3 6,1
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 1131 –2,8 0,8 0,5 6,4
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 461 0,5 –2,7 1,6 24,0
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 927 –1,1 0,4 –0,4 3,8
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1383 –9,9 9,9 5,5 6,5
(C5): Other manufacturing 3265 0,4 0,2 –0,6 4,3
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 855 –0,3 –1,6 –0,8 4,4
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 1978 1,0 1,4 1,4 6,7
  • ** 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