In July 2012, manufacturing output increased (+0.9%)Industrial production index - July 2012

In July 2012, manufacturing output increased in vol-ume (+0.9%). It was stable in June. Output slightly increased in total industry (+0.2%).

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Paru le : 10/09/2012
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In July 2012, manufacturing output increased in volume (+0.9%). It was stable in June.

Output slightly increased in total industry (+0.2%).

During the last three months, manufacturing output decreased (-1.0%)…

During the last three months (quarter-on-quarter change), output decreased in the manufacturing sector (-1.0%) as well as in the industry as a whole (-1.5%).

Output decreased in the manufacture of transport equipment (-2.7%), in the other manufacturing (-0.6%) and in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment (-1.0%).

…and was lower than its last year’s level by 3.5%

Manufacturing output decreased by 3.1% (y-o-y).

It decreased in the other manufacturing (-3.6%), in the manufacture of transport equipment (-6.3%) and in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment and machine equipment (-3.5%). The manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products decreased as well (-8.8%).

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 by activity (NA)

2005 based, SA-WDA changes in %NA : A10, (A17)
Variation of the Industrial Production by activity (NA)
July / June June / May Q-o-Q change (1) Year on year change (2)
BE: INDUSTRY 0,2 0,0 –1,5 –3,2
CZ: MANUFACTURING 0,9 0,0 –1,0 –3,5
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages –1,9 –0,7 –1,5 –0,2
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 4,3 14,8 5,2 –8,8
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 2,3 –0,5 –1,0 –3,5
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 3,4 –1,3 –2,7 –6,3
(C5): Other manufacturing 0,5 0,3 –0,6 –3,6
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management –3,4 –1,1 –4,9 –1,0
FZ: Construction –0,1 0,7 3,5 –1,9
  • (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

2005 based, SA-WDA changes in %
Variation of the Industrial Production
NA : A10, (A17), [A38 ou A64] July 2012 July / June June / May Quarter on quarter change
BE: INDUSTRY 90,1 0,2 0,0 –1,5
CZ: MANUFACTURING 89,7 0,9 0,0 –1,0
(C1): Man. of food products and beverages 103,5 –1,9 –0,7 –1,5
(C2): Man. of coke and refined petroleum products 74,5 4,3 14,8 5,2
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 88,7 2,3 –0,5 –1,0
[CI] Man. of computer, electronic and optical products 91,2 5,6 –4,1 –3,5
[CJ] Man. of electrical equipment 96,3 0,6 1,6 0,9
[CK] Man. of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (1) 82,6 1,2 1,1 –0,2
(C4): Man. of transport equipment 84,3 3,4 –1,3 –2,7
[CL1] Man. of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers 64,4 4,2 –2,8 –2,2
[CL2] Man. of other transport equipment 125,0 2,7 0,1 –3,2
(C5): Other manufacturing 88,5 0,5 0,3 –0,6
[CB] Man. of textiles, wearing apparel, leather and related products 59,0 –1,3 2,4 1,7
[CC] Man. of wood and paper products; printing and reproduction of recorded media 74,8 –2,3 2,1 –0,5
[CE] Man. of chemicals and chemical products 112,3 0,1 –1,1 –0,1
[CF] Man. of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations 112,0 –0,1 –0,4 –1,3
[CG] Man. of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products 80,3 –0,2 –1,0 –1,5
[CH] Man. of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 79,0 0,3 0,4 –1,0
[CM] Other manufacturing; repair and installation of machinery and equipment 106,3 3,8 2,4 0,6
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 93,0 –3,4 –1,1 –4,9
[BZ] Mining and quarrying 87,5 4,0 –3,1 5,6
[DZ] Electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply 91,7 –4,4 –1,3 –6,3
[EZ] Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation 108,8 –0,5 1,8 0,3
FZ: Construction 94,4 –0,1 0,7 3,5
MIGs (2)
Capital goods 89,7 3,7 –0,5 –1,6
Intermediate goods 83,4 –0,2 –0,1 –0,5
Consumer durables 84,0 0,6 2,0 1,4
Consumer non-durables 101,6 –1,3 0,0 –1,2
  • (1) n.e.c. : not elsewhere classifiable
  • (2) Main industrial groupings : definition in Commission regulation EC of 14 June 2007
  • Sources : Insee, SSP, SOeS

Output increased in the manufacture of transport equipment (+3.4%)…

Output increased in the manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers (+4.2%) and in the manufacture of other transport equipment (+2.7%).

… and in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment, machine equipment (+2.3%)

Output strongly increased in the manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products (+5.6%). To a lesser extent, it also increased in the manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. (+1.2%) and in the manufacture of electrical equipment (+0.6%).

It also increased in the « other manufacturing » (+0.5%)

Output strongly increased in the other manufacturing, repair and installation of machinery and equipment (+3.8%). It slighly increased in the manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment (+0.3%). Output decreased in the manufacture of wood and paper products; printing and reproduction of record media (-2.3%) and in the manufacture of textiles, wearing apparel, leather and related products (-1.3%).

But output decreased in the manufacture of food products and beverages (-1,9%)

Revisions: -0.11 in June

Tableau 3 – Measure of variations’ revisions

(in point %)
Measure of variations’ revisions
June / May May / April April / March Q2 2012 / Q1 2012 2011 / 2010
Industry (BE) 0,00 –0,11 0,11 –0,04 –0,03
Raw serie –0,08 –0,12 –0,02 –0,12 –0,06
SA-WDA coefficient 0,08 0,01 0,13 0,08 0,03
Manufacturing (CZ) –0,11 0,00 0,11 0,00 –0,04
Raw serie –0,07 –0,01 –0,03 –0,15 –0,06
SA-WDA coefficient –0,04 0,01 0,14 0,15 0,02
  • Note of reading : in the manufacturing, the SA-WDA evolution between May and June is revised by -0.11 point : -0.07 is due to the raw serie's revision and -0.04 to the new calculation of the SA-WDA.
  • Sources : Insee, SSP, SOeS
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