MIL OSI – Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English –
Headline: Production in August 2016: +2.5% seasonally adjusted on the previous month
WIESBADEN – In August 2016,production in industry was up by 2.5% from the previous month on a price, seasonally and working day adjusted basis according to provisional data of the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis). In July 2016, the corrected figure shows a decrease of 1.5% from June 2016, thus confirming the provisional result published in the previous month. In August 2016, production in industry excluding energy and construction was up by 3.3%. Within industry, the production of capital goods increased by 4.7% and the production of consumer goods by 3.3%.The production of intermediate goods showed an increase by 1.6%. Energy production was up by 1.1% in August 2016 and the production in construction decreased by 1.2%.
The rates of change refer to the production index for the industry (2010 = 100). Seasonal and working day adjustment is done using the Census X-12-ARIMA 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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