Usa, produzione industriale marzo cala 0,6%, più di attese

mercoledì 15 aprile 2015 15:32
 

WASHINGTON, 15 aprile (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Board
report of U.S. industrial production and capacity utilization,
seasonally adjusted.



Total Industrial:         March    Feb    Jan March15/14
 Production, Pct Change    -0.6    0.1   -0.4      2.0
 Previous Estimates                0.1   -0.3
 Production Index         105.2  105.9  105.8

                          March    Feb    Jan   March'14
 Pct of Capacity Use       78.4   79.0   79.1     79.1
 Previous Estimates               78.9   79.1

   Pct change:            March    Feb    Jan March15/14
 Final Products            -0.6    0.3   -0.4      0.7
  Consumer Goods           -0.6    0.6    0.1
  Business Equipment        0.2    0.8   -0.8
  Nonindustrial Supplies   -1.0   UNCH   UNCH
  Construc.Supplies        -0.9   -0.3   -0.9
 Materials                 -0.5   -0.1   -0.5      3.2
 Manufacturing Industry     0.1   -0.2   -0.6      2.4
  Durable Goods             0.2   -0.6   -0.5
   Motor Vehicles/Parts     3.2   -3.6   -0.7
  Non-Durable Goods         0.1    0.1   -0.6
 Mining Industry           -0.7   -1.6   -1.7      3.7
 Utilities Industry        -5.9    5.7    3.3     -3.6

SPECIAL AGGREGATES:

   Pct change:           March   Feb   Jan March15/14
 High-tech output          0.3  -0.1  -0.6      4.0
 Industrial output
    ex high-tech          -0.7   0.1  -0.4      2.0
 Industrial output
    ex cars/parts         -0.8   0.3  -0.4      1.9

Motor Vehicle Assemblies (million unit annual rates):

                          March    Feb    Jan
                          11.73  10.98  11.73

Percent of Capacity: Manufacturing, Mining, Utilities:

    (Seasonally Adj.)     March    Feb    Jan  March'14
 Manufacturing             77.1   77.1   77.4    76.8
  Durable Goods            76.6   76.7   77.3
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    81.9   79.5   82.6
  Non-Durable Goods        79.4   79.4   79.3
  Mining                   84.4   85.4   87.2    88.3
  Utilities                80.0   85.1   80.5    83.7


FORECAST:

Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast:

U.S. March industrial output -0.3 pct

U.S. March capacity use rate 78.7 pct

U.S. March factory output +0.1 pct