Francia, produzione industriale marzo -0,7%, delude attese

mercoledì 7 maggio 2014 09:00

PARIS, May 7(Reuters) - French industrial production fell
sharply in March from February, confounding forecasts of a rise,
figures from the INSEE official statistics agency showed on
A Reuters poll of 23 economists had an average forecast of 0.2
percent. FRIP=ECI 
The following are the main figures given by INSEE. The
year-on-year figure compares the last three months with same
period a year earlier and three-month figure compares the last
three months with preceding three months.
 (Seasonally adjusted data)       Percentage change
                                  Mar/Feb  Feb/Jan  3 mths  y/y
 Industrial production index      -0.7     +0.1     -0.3    -0.2
 Manufacturing output             -0.7     +0.3     +0.7    1.8
For full details from INSEE: here.
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(Reporting by Ingrid Melander; Editing by Brian Love) ((+33 1
4949 5339, paris.newsroom@reuters.c