Usa, produzione industriale ottobre delude attese, impatto Sandy

venerdì 16 novembre 2012 15:24
 

16 novembre (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Board report of U.S.
industrial production and capacity utilization, seasonally
adjusted.     

Total Industrial:           Oct   Sept    Aug   Oct12/11
 Production, Pct Change    -0.4    0.2   -1.1      1.7
 Previous Estimates                0.4   -1.4         
 Production Index          96.6   97.0   96.8         
 
                            Oct   Sept    Aug     Oct'11
 Pct of Capacity Use       77.8   78.2   78.2     77.6
 Previous Estimates               78.3   78.0         
                                                      
   Pct change:              Oct   Sept    Aug   Oct12/11
 Final Products            -1.0    0.1   -1.0      1.3
  Consumer Goods           -0.9   -0.1   -1.1         
  Business Equipment       -1.2    0.4   -0.9         
  Nonindustrial Supplies   -0.7    0.3   -0.6         
  Construc.Supplies        -0.5    0.8   -0.3         
 Materials                  0.1    0.2   -1.4      2.4
 Manufacturing Industry    -0.9    0.1   -0.9      1.6
  Durable Goods            -0.6   -0.3   -1.4         
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    -0.1   -1.8   -3.5         
  Non-Durable Goods        -1.0    0.6   -0.4         
 Mining Industry            1.5    0.9   -1.4      3.4
 Utilities Industry        -0.1   UNCH   -2.2      0.5
 
SPECIAL AGGREGATES:                                
   Pct change:             Oct  Sept   Aug   Oct12/11
 High-tech output          1.1  -0.6  -2.8     -1.7
 Industrial output                                 
    ex high-tech          -0.5   0.2  -1.1      1.8
 Industrial output                                 
    ex cars/parts         -0.5   0.3  -1.0      1.2
 
Motor Vehicle Assemblies (million unit annual rates):           
         
                            Oct   Sept    Aug
                           9.86   9.82  10.30
 
Percent of Capacity: Manufacturing, Mining, Utilities:          
                  
    (Seasonally Adj.)       Oct   Sept    Aug    Oct'11
 Manufacturing             75.9   76.7   76.7    75.8
  Durable Goods            75.8   76.4   76.8        
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    73.7   74.1   75.8        
  Non-Durable Goods        77.5   78.3   77.9        
  Mining                   90.4   89.3   88.6    89.3
  Utilities                75.2   75.4   75.6    76.6

   FORECAST: 
   Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast: 
   U.S. Oct industrial output +0.2 pct
   U.S. Oct capacity use rate 78.3 pct