Germania, produzione industriale balza a sorpresa in aprile

venerdì 7 giugno 2013 12:11
 

BERLINO, 7 giugno (Reuters) - Germany's Economy Ministry
reported the following economic indicator on Friday:  
      
 GERMAN INDUSTRY        APRIL 13   MARCH 13   APRIL/MARCH 13 
 OUTPUT                                        
 Month-on-month change  +1.8       +1.2       +2.4 
 Index (base 2005)      106.9      105.0      106.0 
     
    NOTES  
    - Consensus forecast +0.0 percent. Forecast range between  
-0.9 percent and +1.0 percent in Reuters poll.  
    - 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.   
      
     
                            APRIL 13            MARCH 13 
                       Index   Pct change  Index   Pct change 
 Manufacturing output  108.3   +1.5        106.7   +1.2 
   - Intermed. goods   101.8   -0.6        102.4   +0.7 
     Capital goods     118.4   +4.0        113.9   +1.6 
     Consumer goods     99.1   +0.1         99.0   +1.1 
     -durables          99.3   -2.1        101.4   +2.1 
     -non-durables      99.0   +0.5         98.5   +0.9 
 Energy                 96.6   -1.5         98.1   +7.3 
 Construction          106.2   +6.7         99.5   -4.2 
  
    Two-month comparison April/March 13 with previous two 
months:  
     
 Industrial output                    +2.4 
 Manufacturing output:                +2.4 
   Including: Intermediate goods      +0.4 
              Capital goods           +5.1 
              Consumer goods          +0.1 
              - durables              +1.8 
              - non-durables          -0.3 
 Energy output                        +6.9 
 Construction                         -1.8 
  
    Workday adjusted two-month comparison April/March 13 with 
same period a year ago:  
     
 Industrial output              -0.7 
   Manufacturing output         -0.2 
     Inc: Intermediate goods    -2.5 
          Capital goods         +1.9 
          Consumer goods        -0.2 
          - durables            -0.7 
          - non-durables        -0.2 
 Energy output                  -0.5 
 Construction                   -6.1 
  
 
 (Reporting by Berlin newsroom)