Usa, produzione industriale aprile sale 0,7%, sopra attese

martedì 17 maggio 2016 15:26
 

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



Total Industrial:         April  March    Feb  April 16/15
 Production, Pct Change     0.7   -0.9   -0.2     -1.1
 Previous Estimates               -0.6   -0.6
 Production Index         104.1  103.5  104.4

                          April  March    Feb  April'15
 Pct of Capacity Use       75.4   74.9   75.6     76.9
 Previous Estimates               74.8   75.3

   Pct change:            April  March    Feb  April 16/15
 Final Products             1.0   -0.7   UNCH      0.2
  Consumer Goods            1.2   -0.8   -0.1
  Business Equipment        0.8   -0.3    0.5
  Nonindustrial Supplies    0.5   -0.8   -0.1
  Construc.Supplies        UNCH   -0.6   -0.1
 Materials                  0.4   -1.0   -0.5     -2.9
 Manufacturing Industry     0.3   -0.3   UNCH      0.4
  Durable Goods             0.6   -0.6    0.2
   Motor Vehicles/Parts     1.3   -1.4    0.8
  Non-Durable Goods        UNCH    0.1   -0.4
 Mining Industry           -2.3   -3.0   -0.7    -13.4
 Utilities Industry         5.8   -3.3   -1.0      0.4

SPECIAL AGGREGATES:

   Pct change:           April   March   Feb   April 16/15
 High-tech output          0.1    -0.8   0.4       2.4
 Industrial output
    ex high-tech           0.7    -0.9  -0.2      -1.2
 Industrial output
    ex cars/parts          0.6    -0.8  -0.3      -1.4

Motor Vehicle Assemblies (million unit annual rates):

                          April  March    Feb
                          12.18  12.02  12.08

Percent of Capacity: Manufacturing, Mining, Utilities:

    (Seasonally Adj.)     April  March    Feb  April'15
 Manufacturing             75.3   75.1   75.4    75.6
  Durable Goods            75.9   75.5   76.0
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    82.2   81.2   82.4
  Non-Durable Goods        75.3   75.4   75.4
  Mining                   72.5   74.0   76.0    84.3
  Utilities                78.6   74.4   77.0    78.8

FORECASTS:

Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast:

U.S. April industrial output +0.3 pct

U.S. April capacity use rate 75.0 pct

U.S. April factory output +0.3 pct