MIL OSI – Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English –
Headline: Production in December 2017: –0.6% seasonally adjusted on the previous month
WIESBADEN – In December 2017, production in industry was down by 0.6% from the previous month on a price, seasonally and working day adjusted basis according to provisional data of the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis). In November 2017, the corrected figure shows an increase of 3.1% (primary +3.4%) from October 2017.
In December 2017, production in industry excluding energy and construction was down by 0.7%. Within industry, the production of capital goods decreased by 2.6% and the production of consumer goods by 0.5%. The production of intermediate goods showed an increase by 1.5%. Energy production was up by 1.4% in December 2017 and the production in construction decreased by 1.7%.
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.
For further information:Rüdiger Möller,tel: +49 (0) 611 / 75 23 30,contact form
Press release in other language
to the top