Tuesday April 25 2017
Belgium Industrial Production at 2.00 percent
Industrial production in Belgium increased by 2 percent year-on-year in February 2017, easing from a 3.1 percent gain in the previous month, as manufacturing output rose at a slower 2.3 percent (from 4.3 percent in January). Meantime, electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply grew further by 1.9 percent (from 1 percent in January) and mining and quarrying rebounded sharply by 11.4 percent (from -2.4 percent), while water collection, treatment and supply fell 3.7 percent (from 1.6 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, industrial production jumped 3.7 percent.