Usa, produzione industria dicembre sotto attese, novembre rivisto al ribasso

venerdì 15 gennaio 2016 15:23
 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Board report of U.S.
industrial production and capacity utilization, seasonally
adjusted (2012=100).


Total Industrial:           Dec    Nov    Oct   Dec15/14
 Production, Pct Change    -0.4   -0.9   -0.2     -1.8
 Previous Estimates               -0.6   -0.4
 Production Index         106.0  106.4  107.4

                            Dec    Nov    Oct     Dec'14
 Pct of Capacity Use       76.5   76.9   77.7     79.0
 Previous Estimates               77.0   77.5

   Pct change:              Dec    Nov    Oct   Dec15/14
 Final Products            -0.5   -0.7   -0.3     -1.2
  Consumer Goods           -0.8   -0.6   -0.2
  Business Equipment        0.1   -1.0   -0.4
  Nonindustrial Supplies   UNCH   -0.6    1.1
  Construc.Supplies         0.6   UNCH    2.2
 Materials                 -0.3   -1.2   -0.5     -3.1
 Manufacturing Industry    -0.1   -0.1    0.4      0.8
  Durable Goods             0.1   -0.5    0.5
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    -1.7   -1.5    1.1
  Non-Durable Goods        -0.2    0.2    0.2
 Mining Industry           -0.8   -2.1   -2.0    -11.2
 Utilities Industry        -2.0   -5.0   -1.8     -6.9

SPECIAL AGGREGATES:
   Pct change:             Dec   Nov   Oct   Dec15/14
 High-tech output          1.4  -0.5   1.4      1.6
 Industrial output
    ex high-tech          -0.4  -0.9  -0.2     -1.9
 Industrial output
    ex cars/parts         -0.3  -0.9  -0.2     -2.1

Motor Vehicle Assemblies (million unit annual rates):
                            Dec    Nov    Oct
                          11.83  11.99  12.36

Percent of Capacity: Manufacturing, Mining, Utilities:
    (Seasonally Adj.)       Dec    Nov    Oct    Dec'14
 Manufacturing             76.0   76.1   76.3    76.3
  Durable Goods            75.8   75.8   76.3
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    77.4   78.9   80.3
  Non-Durable Goods        77.6   77.8   77.7
  Mining                   78.4   79.2   81.1    91.7
  Utilities                73.2   74.8   78.7    79.2


FORECAST:
Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast:
U.S. Dec. industrial output -0.2 pct
U.S. Dec. capacity use rate 76.8 pct
U.S. Dec. factory output unchanged

NOTE: Beginning with the annual benchmark revisions issued on
July 21, the base year was changed to 2012 from 2007. The
benchmark publication also resulted in changes to previously
published data.