In July 2012, the turnover in manufacturing industry increased by 1.4% compared to JuneTurnover in industry and construction - July 2012

In July 2012, the turnover rose in the manufacturing industry (+1.4%) with regard to June. Exports were slightly up (+0.4%).

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

In July 2012, the turnover rose in the manufacturing industry (+1.4%) with regard to June. Exports were slightly up (+0.4%).

In July 2012, the turnover strongly increased in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (+5.0 %). It also grew in the electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (+3.0%), due to the strong bounce in the manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products (+12.5%). The turnover rose in the manufacture of transport equipment (+2.4%) and, to a lesser extent, in the other manufacturing (+0.6%) whereas it was slightly down in the manufacture of food products and beverages (–0.5%).

In July 2012, the turnover of industry as a whole went up by 1.7%. Over the same period, it slightly declined in construction (–0.2%).

IRgraph3 – Turnover in manufacturing industry

  • Source: Insee

In the last quarter (Q/Q–1), the turnover modestly decreased in the manufacturing industry (–0.6%). It noticeably declined in the manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products (–5.4%). It also went down in the manufacture of transport equipment (–1.6%) and in the electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment (–1.2%). It slightly rose in the manufacture of food products and beverage (+0.6%) and in the other manufacturing (+0.2%).

Year-on-year (Q/Q–4), the turnover increased in the manufacturing industry (+0.5%).

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** July/ June June/ May Q/Q–1 (1) Q/Q–4 (2)
BE : INDUSTRY 8022 1,7 –1,1 –0,2 1,1
CZ : MANUFACTURING 7167 1,4 –1,1 –0,6 0,5
Of which Exports 1017 0,4 –3,1 2,1 3,5
(C1): Manufacture of food products and beverages 1131 –0,5 –1,6 0,6 3,3
(C2): Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products 461 5,0 –0,2 –5,4 2,2
(C3): Electrical and electronic equipment; machine equipment 927 3,0 –0,7 –1,2 –1,2
(C4): Manufacture of transport equipment 1383 2,4 –3,0 –1,6 –0,2
(C5): Other manufacturing 3265 0,6 –0,3 0,2 0,1
(DE): Mining and quarrying; energy; water supply; waste management 855 3,7 –1,4 2,7 5,5
FZ: CONSTRUCTION 1978 –0,2 0,2 0,0 0,6
  • ** 10000=B..F
  • (1) Last three months / three previous months or
  • (2) Last three months / three same months of previous year
  • The codes correspond to different levels of aggregation of the NACE classification.
  • Source: INSEE