Germania, produzione industria marzo +2,8% su mese, oltre attese

martedì 8 maggio 2012 12:14
 

BERLIN, May 8 (Reuters) - The German Economy Ministry 	
reported the following economic indicator on Tuesday:   	
    	
 GERMAN INDUSTRY OUTPUT      Mar 12      Feb 12       Mar/Feb 12
 	
 Month-on-month change        +2.8         -0.3         +1.7   	
 Index (base 2005)           113.8        110.7        112.3   	
    	
    NOTES   	
    - Consensus forecast +0.8 percent. Forecast range between   	
-1.1 percent and +2.4 percent in Reuters poll of 41 economists. 	
    - Figures seasonally adjusted, provisional and expressed in 
 	
volume terms. Percentage change unless stated.   	
    - Originally reported figures are in brackets.  	
    The ministry gave the following details of seasonally   	
adjusted changes compared with the previous month.    	
       	
                                 MAR 12             FEB 12   	
                            Index  Pct change  Index  Pct change
 	
 Manufacturing output        115.0     +1.5     113.3      +0.2 
 	
  - Intermed. goods          114.5     +0.3     114.2      -0.3 
 	
      Capital goods          121.2     +2.0     118.8      +1.4 
 	
      Consumer goods         102.7     +3.0      99.7      -1.7 
 	
      - durables              97.6     +1.1      96.5      -1.9 
 	
      - non-durables         103.8     +3.4     100.4      -1.6 
 	
 Energy                       88.2     -1.8      89.8      +9.6 
 	
 Construction                135.4    +30.7     103.6     -16.9 
 	
        	
    Two-month comparison March/February 12 with previous two 	
months:   	
 Industrial output                 +1.7   	
 Manufacturing output:             +1.4   	
  Including: Intermediate goods    +0.3   	
            Capital goods          +3.4   	
            Consumer goods         -0.5   	
            -durables              -0.4   	
            -non-durables          -0.5   	
 Energy output                     +8.7   	
 Construction                      -1.9   	
      	
    Workday adjusted two-month comparison March/February 12 with	
same period a year ago:   	
 Industrial output          +0.8    	
 Manufacturing output       +1.6          	
  Inc: Intermediate goods   -0.2          	
       Capital goods        +5.1          	
       Consumer goods       -2.9          	
       - durables           -3.5          	
       - non-durables       -2.7          	
 Energy output              -3.8          	
 Construction               -5.0          	
  	
 (Reporting by Berlin Newsroom)