Usa, produzione industriale agosto in calo 0,4%

giovedì 15 settembre 2016 15:20
 

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



Total Industrial:           Aug   July   June   Aug16/15
 Production, Pct Change    -0.4    0.6    0.5     -1.1
 Previous Estimates                0.7    0.4
 Production Index         104.4  104.9  104.3

                            Aug   July   June     Aug'15
 Pct of Capacity Use       75.5   75.9   75.5     76.7
 Previous Estimates               75.9   75.4

   Pct change:              Aug   July   June   Aug16/15
 Final Products            -0.3    0.3    0.5     -0.8
  Consumer Goods           -0.2    0.4    0.7
  Business Equipment       -0.4    0.1    0.5
  Nonindustrial Supplies   -0.8    0.4    0.1
  Construc.Supplies        -0.6    0.4   -0.3
 Materials                 -0.5    0.9    0.6     -1.8
 Manufacturing Industry    -0.4    0.4    0.2     -0.4
  Durable Goods            -0.6    0.4    0.8
   Motor Vehicles/Parts     0.5    1.0    5.3
  Non-Durable Goods        -0.2    0.3   -0.5
 Mining Industry            1.0    0.2    0.3     -9.3
 Utilities Industry        -1.4    2.1    2.9      1.7

SPECIAL AGGREGATES:

   Pct change:             Aug  July  June   Aug16/15
 High-tech output          0.3   1.2   0.4      4.6
 Industrial output
    ex high-tech          -0.5   0.5   0.5     -1.3
 Industrial output
    ex cars/parts         -0.5   0.5   0.2     -1.5

Motor Vehicle Assemblies (million unit annual rates):

                            Aug   July   June
                          12.27  12.01  12.42

Percent of Capacity: Manufacturing, Mining, Utilities:

    (Seasonally Adj.)       Aug   July   June    Aug'15
 Manufacturing             74.8   75.2   75.0    75.7
  Durable Goods            75.8   76.3   76.0
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    84.1   83.7   82.9
  Non-Durable Goods        74.6   74.8   74.5
  Mining                   76.2   75.2   74.7    82.0
  Utilities                80.4   81.7   80.0    79.7


FORECASTS:

Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast:

U.S. Aug. industrial output -0.3 pct

U.S. Aug. capacity use rate 75.7 pct

U.S. Aug. factory output -0.3 pct