Euro Area Industrial Production 1991-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Industrial Production In the Euro Area increased 0.70 percent in October of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Industrial Production in the Euro Area averaged 0.86 percent from 1991 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 9.80 percent in May of 2010 and a record low of -21.40 percent in April of 2009. Industrial Production in the Euro Area is reported by the Eurostat.

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Euro Area Industrial Production


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.70 0.20 9.80 -21.40 1991 - 2014 percent Monthly
In Euro Area, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy such as manufacturing, mining, and utilities. This page provides - Euro Area Industrial Production - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Euro Area Industrial Production - was last refreshed on Thursday, December 18, 2014.


Euro Area Industrial Production Up 0.7%


Eurozone industrial output rose 0.7 percent year-on-year in October, following a revised 0.2 percent increase in the previous month boosted by production of consumer goods. On a monthly basis, production expanded 0.1 percent.

Year-on-year, production of non-durable consumer goods rose 3.7 percent, capital goods went up 1.4 percent and durable consumer goods increased 0.2 percent, while intermediate goods fell by 0.4 percent and energy by 2.5 percent. 

In the EU 28, industrial production rose 0.8 percent. The highest increases were registered in Ireland (+38.8 percent), Romania and Slovenia (both +3.9 percent), and the largest decreases in Denmark and Italy (both -3.0 percent) and the Netherlands (-1.4 percent).  

On a monthly basis, industrial production grew 0.1 percent driven by production of non-durable consumer goods (+1.8 percent), durable consumer goods (+0.9 percent) and intermediate goods (+0.3 percent), while capital goods fell by 0.2 percent and energy by 1.9 percent.

In the EU 28, production increased 0.1 percent. The highest increases were registered in Ireland (+9.0 percent), Lithuania (+5.0 percent), Greece (+2.5 percent) and Slovenia (+2.4 percent), and the largest decreases in Hungary (-2.7 percent), France and the Netherlands (both -0.9 percent).  

Eurostat | Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
12/12/2014 12:39:20 PM


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Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-10-14 10:00 AM
Industrial Production YoY  Aug
-1.9% 1.6% (R) -0.9% 1.39%
2014-11-12 10:00 AM
Industrial Production YoY  Sep
0.6% -0.5% (R) -0.2% -0.27%
2014-12-12 10:00 AM
Industrial Production YoY  Oct
0.7% 0.2% (R) 0.6% 0.47%
2015-01-14 10:00 AM
Industrial Production YoY  Nov
0.7% 0.31%
2015-02-12 10:00 AM
Industrial Production YoY  Dec
0.16%
2015-03-12 10:00 AM
Industrial Production YoY  Jan
0.06%


Euro Area Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 0.18 0.06 1.50 -3.77 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 50.80 50.10 59.00 33.50 [+]
Services PMI 51.90 51.10 58.30 39.20 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 0.70 0.20 9.80 -21.40 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.10 0.50 2.30 -4.20 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 1.20 -0.10 10.20 -22.40 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 80.00 79.90 85.30 69.60 percent [+]
Changes In Inventories -10.08 -4.46 21.64 -20.94 EUR Billion [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index 10.00 11.00 89.90 -63.70 [+]
Sentix Investors Sentiment -2.50 -11.87 42.02 -42.67 [+]
Car Registrations 756.00 735.00 1130.00 665.00 Thousand [+]
Composite Pmi 51.70 51.10 54.00 45.70 Index Points [+]


Industrial Production Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 4.63 May/14 5.41 13.24 -8.00 percent [+]
Brazil -3.60 Oct/14 -2.10 20.12 -17.47 percent [+]
Canada 3.70 Sep/14 2.64 11.40 -14.70 percent [+]
China 7.20 Nov/14 7.70 29.40 -21.10 percent [+]
Euro Area 0.70 Oct/14 0.20 9.80 -21.40 percent [+]
France -1.00 Oct/14 -0.30 8.50 -19.30 percent [+]
Germany 0.80 Oct/14 -0.10 15.00 -22.00 percent [+]
India -4.20 Oct/14 2.80 20.00 -7.20 percent [+]
Indonesia 10.89 Sep/14 6.41 34.50 -25.40 percent [+]
Italy -3.00 Oct/14 -2.70 17.40 -25.90 percent [+]
Japan -0.80 Oct/14 0.80 33.10 -38.60 percent [+]
Mexico 2.10 Oct/14 3.03 20.30 -14.82 percent [+]
Netherlands -1.40 Oct/14 -2.40 13.90 -19.80 percent [+]
Russia -0.40 Nov/14 2.90 10.90 -16.90 percent [+]
South Korea -3.20 Oct/14 1.90 38.80 -25.30 percent [+]
Spain 1.20 Oct/14 1.00 17.80 -28.40 percent [+]
Switzerland -0.36 Aug/14 3.07 14.68 -8.80 percent [+]
Turkey 2.40 Oct/14 2.20 25.20 -23.70 percent [+]
United Kingdom 1.10 Oct/14 0.80 22.70 -12.00 percent [+]
United States 5.20 Nov/14 4.00 62.00 -33.70 percent [+]