Germania, produzione industria lievemente meglio di attese a dicembre

giovedì 7 febbraio 2013 12:07
 

7 febbraio (Reuters) - Germany's Economy Ministry reported the following
economic indicator on Thursday:  
   
 GERMAN INDUSTRY OUTPUT      Dec 12      Nov 12         Dec/Nov 12  
 Month-on-month change       +0.3        -0.2  (+0.2)    -1.0 
 Index (base 2005)           109.3       109.0 (109.4)   109.2  
   
    NOTES  
    - Consensus forecast +0.2 percent. Forecast range between -1.3 and +1.0 
percent in Reuters poll of 40 economists.  
    - Figures seasonally adjusted, provisional and expressed in volume terms. 
Percentage change unless stated. 
    The ministry gave the following details of seasonally adjusted changes 
compared with the previous month.   
      
                                DEC 12             NOV 12  
                            Index  Pct change  Index  Pct change  
 Manufacturing output        111.4   +1.2       110.1     unch 
  - Intermed. goods          109.4   -0.7       110.2   -1.2 
      Capital goods          117.2   +1.9      115.0   +2.0  
      Consumer goods         103.2   +3.9       99.3   -2.3 
      - durables              91.5   +1.9        89.8   -1.8 
      - non-durables         105.6   +4.2       101.3   -2.3 
 Energy                       85.8   -3.4        88.8   -3.2  
 Construction                113.5   -8.9      124.6   +1.3 
       
    Two-month comparison Dec/Nov 12 with previous two months:  
     
 Industrial output                 -1.0  
 Manufacturing output:             -0.4  
  Including: Intermediate goods    -1.6  
            Capital goods          +0.8  
            Consumer goods         -0.9  
            -durables              -4.0  
            -non-durables          -0.2  
 Energy output                     -5.6  
 Construction                      -4.0 
          
    Workday adjusted two-month comparison Dec/Nov 12 with same period a year 
ago:  
     
 Industrial output          -2.2   
 Manufacturing output       -2.5         
  Inc: Intermediate goods   -4.4        
       Capital goods        -1.3         
       Consumer goods       -1.3         
       - durables           -7.6         
       - non-durables       unch         
 Energy output              +2.5         
 Construction               -3.8