Usa, produzione industriale febbraio +0,6%

lunedì 17 marzo 2014 15:43
 

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



 Total Industrial:          Feb    Jan    Dec   Feb14/13
 Production, Pct Change     0.6   -0.2   UNCH      2.8
 Previous Estimates               -0.3    0.3         
 Production Index         101.6  101.0  101.2         

                            Feb    Jan    Dec     Feb'13
 Pct of Capacity Use       78.8   78.5   78.8     78.1
 Previous Estimates               78.5   78.9         

   Pct change:              Feb    Jan    Dec   Feb14/13
 Final Products             0.9   -0.3    0.3      2.6
  Consumer Goods            0.8   -0.5    0.6         
  Business Equipment        1.3    0.3   -0.4         
  Nonindustrial Supplies    0.5   -0.5   UNCH         
  Construc.Supplies         0.2   -0.3   -0.7         
 Materials                  0.4   UNCH   -0.3      3.2
 Manufacturing Industry     0.8   -0.9    0.2      1.5
  Durable Goods             0.9   -0.6   -0.6         
   Motor Vehicles/Parts     4.8   -5.2   UNCH         
  Non-Durable Goods         0.7   -1.1    1.1         
 Mining Industry            0.3    0.5   -0.5      6.1
 Utilities Industry        -0.2    3.8   -0.9      8.3

SPECIAL AGGREGATES:
   Pct change:             Feb   Jan   Dec   Feb14/13
 High-tech output          0.9  -0.2  -0.8      7.8
 Industrial output                                 
    ex high-tech           0.6  -0.2  UNCH      2.7
 Industrial output                                 
    ex cars/parts          0.4   0.1  UNCH      2.7

Motor Vehicle Assemblies (million unit annual rates):
                            Feb    Jan    Dec
                          11.41  10.62  11.58

Percent of Capacity: Manufacturing, Mining, Utilities:
    (Seasonally Adj.)       Feb    Jan    Dec    Feb'13
 Manufacturing             76.4   75.9   76.7    76.5
  Durable Goods            76.6   76.1   76.8        
   Motor Vehicles/Parts    77.3   73.8   78.0        
  Non-Durable Goods        77.6   77.1   78.0        
  Mining                   89.1   89.2   89.1    87.9
  Utilities                83.3   83.5   80.5    77.5



FORECAST:
Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast:
U.S. Feb. industrial output +0.1 pct
U.S. Feb. capacity use rate 78.6 pct
U.S. Feb. factory output +0.2 pct