MIL OSI – Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English –
Headline: Production in April 2017: +0.8% seasonally adjusted on the previous month
WIESBADEN – In April 2017,production in industry was up by 0.8% from the previous month on a price, seasonally and working day adjusted basis according to provisional data of the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis). In March 2017, the corrected figure shows a decrease of 0.1% (primary –0.4%) from February 2017. In April 2017, production in industry excluding energy and construction was up by 0.4%. Within industry, the production of capital goods increased by 0.3% and the production of intermediate goods by 1.0%. The production of consumer goods showed a decrease by 0.7%. Energy production was up by 5.7% in April 2017 and the production in construction decreased by 0.1%.
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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