Usa, produzione industriale gennaio sale oltre attese a +0,9%

mercoledì 17 febbraio 2016 15:19
 

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

Total Industrial:           Jan    Dec    Nov   Jan16/15
 Production, Pct Change     0.9   -0.7   -0.8     -0.7
 Previous Estimates               -0.4   -0.9
 Production Index         106.8  105.9  106.6
                            Jan    Dec    Nov     Jan'15
 Pct of Capacity Use       77.1   76.4   77.0     78.7
 Previous Estimates               76.5   76.9
   Pct change:              Jan    Dec    Nov   Jan16/15
 Final Products             1.1   -0.7   -0.8     -0.5
  Consumer Goods            1.6   -0.7   -0.7
  Business Equipment        0.3   -0.8   -1.3
  Nonindustrial Supplies    0.7   -0.4   -0.2
  Construc.Supplies        -0.3    0.3   UNCH
 Materials                  0.8   -0.7   -0.9     -1.6
 Manufacturing Industry     0.5   -0.2   -0.2      1.2
  Durable Goods             0.5   -0.2   -0.7
   Motor Vehicles/Parts     2.8   -2.6   -1.1
  Non-Durable Goods         0.4   -0.1    0.2
 Mining Industry           UNCH   -2.0   -1.4     -9.8
 Utilities Industry         5.4   -2.9   -3.7     -2.8
SPECIAL AGGREGATES:

   Pct change:             Jan   Dec   Nov   Jan16/15
 High-tech output          0.6   0.9  -1.6      1.6
 Industrial output
    ex high-tech           0.9  -0.7  -0.7     -0.8
 Industrial output
    ex cars/parts          0.8  -0.6  -0.7     -1.1
Motor Vehicle Assemblies (million unit annual rates):

                            Jan    Dec    Nov
                          12.11  11.64  11.98
Percent of Capacity: Manufacturing, Mining, Utilities:

    (Seasonally Adj.)       Jan    Dec    Nov    Jan'15
 Manufacturing             76.1   75.8   76.0    76.1
  Durable Goods            75.7   75.4   75.7
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    78.6   76.6   78.9
  Non-Durable Goods        77.9   77.6   77.8
  Mining                   78.8   78.4   80.1    89.8
  Utilities                77.5   73.6   75.8    80.3
FORECAST:

Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast:

U.S. Jan. industrial output +0.4 pct

U.S. Jan. capacity use rate 76.7 pct

U.S. Jan. factory output +0.3 pct

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.