Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In EnglishNovember 2018 (provisional): production in industry-1.9% on the previous month (price, seasonally and calendar adjusted)-4.7% on the same month a year earlier (price and calendar adjusted)October 2018 (revised): production in industry-0.8% on the previous month (price, seasonally and calendar adjusted)+0.5% on the same month a year earlier (price and calendar adjusted)
Enlarge picture WIESBADEN – In November 2018, production in industry was down by 1.9% from the previous month on a price, seasonally and calendar adjusted basis according to provisional data of the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis). The revised figure shows a decrease of 0.8% (primary -0.5%) from October 2018.
In November 2018, production in industry excluding energy and construction was down by 1.8%. Within industry, the production of capital goods decreased by 1.8% and the production of intermediate goods by 1.0%. The production of consumer goods showed a decrease of 4.1%. Outside industry, energy production was down by 3.1% in November 2018 and the production in construction decreased by 1.7%.
The rates of change refer to the production index for the industry (2015 = 100). Seasonal and calendar adjustment is done using the X-13 JDemetra+ method.
Basic data and long time series on the production index in industry are also available through the table “Index of production in manufacturing” (42153-0001) in the GENESIS-Online database.
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