Capacity Utilization | Forecast | 2016-2020

This page provides forecasts for Capacity Utilization including a long-term outlook for the next decades, medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions.


Last Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
United States 76.10 Mar/17   75.8 75.9 76 76.51 78
Euro Area 82.50 Mar/17   82.6 82.8 82.9 83 84.8
Japan 101.40 Feb/17   101 101 101 101 101
Germany 86.00 Mar/17   84.7 84.8 84.9 85 83.7
United Kingdom 81.70 Mar/17   81.9 82 82.1 82.2 81.7
France 83.70 Mar/17   83.6 83.8 84 84.03 87
Italy 76.50 Dec/16   76.7 76.9 77.2 77.4 78.6
Brazil 77.30 Feb/17 77.3 77.5 78 78 79
Canada 82.20 Dec/16 82.2 81.2 81.5 81.6 83
South Korea 113.40 Feb/17   114 114 114 115 118
Australia 81.90 Mar/17   81.69 81.71 81.7 81.7 81.7
Russia 63.00 Mar/17   63.6 64 64 64 64.6
Spain 77.59 Mar/17   78.3 77.93 78.3 77.81 79.6
Mexico 81.00 Feb/17   81.2 80.94 80.86 80.98 80.97
Indonesia 76.92 Mar/17   77.2 77 77.5 76.9 77.8
Last Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Argentina 60.00 Feb/17   62.97 62.18 62.59 62.37 62.45
Australia 81.90 Mar/17   81.69 81.71 81.7 81.7 81.7
Austria 85.10 Mar/17   85.23 85.27 85.13 84.95 84.52
Bangladesh 55.00 Jun/03   56 57 58 59 62
Belgium 79.40 Mar/17   78.12 79.31 79.26 79.01 78.78
Benin 65.60 Dec/16   72.53 72.53 67.02 67.16 69.9
Bolivia 71.00 Dec/12   70.71 71.2 71.69 71.59 63.81
Brazil 77.30 Feb/17 77.3 77.5 78 78 79
Bulgaria 73.50 Mar/17   73.59 73.6 73.61 73.63 73.62
Burkina Faso 52.80 Dec/16   58.91 54.44 55.07 57.1 56.15
Canada 82.20 Dec/16 82.2 81.2 81.5 81.6 83
Colombia 74.63 Jan/17   75.42 75.42 75.45 75.43 75.44
Denmark 79.30 Mar/17   79.15 79.2 79.54 79.77 81.13
Estonia 74.40 Mar/17   74.58 74.41 74.21 74.02 73.66
Euro Area 82.50 Mar/17   82.6 82.8 82.9 83 84.8
European Union 82.10 Mar/17   82.11 81.93 81.66 81.66 80.48
Finland 81.00 Mar/17   83.44 83.41 82.14 82.92 82.3
France 83.70 Mar/17   83.6 83.8 84 84.03 87
Germany 86.00 Mar/17   84.7 84.8 84.9 85 83.7
Greece 67.10 Feb/17   67.7 67.9 68.2 68.5 73.6
Guinea Bissau 48.60 Dec/16   48.09 48.77 47.81 47.71 48
Indonesia 76.92 Mar/17   77.2 77 77.5 76.9 77.8
Italy 76.50 Dec/16   76.7 76.9 77.2 77.4 78.6
Ivory Coast 61.40 Dec/16   65.71 63.34 69.92 64.72 66.3
Japan 101.40 Feb/17   101 101 101 101 101
Latvia 74.50 Mar/17   74.24 74.62 74.51 74.35 74.34
Lithuania 76.50 Mar/17   76.51 76.67 76.72 76.72 76.55
Luxembourg 82.60 Mar/17   81.85 81.81 81.08 81.13 81.29
Malaysia 79.00 Dec/16   82.7 83 76.5 83 85.8
Maldives 75.30 Jan/17   68.41 69.01 69.39 69.03 69.1
Mali 60.70 Dec/16   53.2 53.37 54.15 54.32 54.1
Malta 79.30 Mar/17   79.72 79.47 79.62 79.53 79.56
Mexico 81.00 Feb/17   81.2 80.94 80.86 80.98 80.97
Netherlands 81.30 Mar/17   81.15 81.17 81.39 81.2 81.2
New Zealand 93.60 Mar/17   93.51 93.85 93.43 93.15 93.19
Niger 52.00 Dec/16   50.04 50.36 50.36 50.16 50.23
Nigeria 50.70 Jun/16   51 52 53 46.63 59
Norway 77.00 Mar/17   77.8 78.22 78.33 78.39 78.4
Peru 32.08 Jan/16   33.63 33.6 33.62 33.61 33.62
Philippines 83.69 Feb/17   83.3 83.5 83.7 83.5 83.9
Poland 78.70 Mar/17   80.4 79.35 81 78.88 84
Portugal 80.03 Dec/16   80.4 80.5 80.6 80.7 81.4
Romania 77.90 Mar/17   78.24 78.41 78.51 78.58 78.75
Russia 63.00 Mar/17   63.6 64 64 64 64.6
Senegal 57.50 Sep/16   60.13 59.92 61.62 61.45 61.01
Slovakia 87.10 Mar/17   85.34 84.14 82.48 81.05 74.23
Slovenia 84.50 Mar/17   83.99 83.32 82.57 81.85 80.43
South Africa 81.50 Dec/16   81.7 82.6 81.9 81.29 81.5
South Korea 113.40 Feb/17   114 114 114 115 118
Spain 77.59 Mar/17   78.3 77.93 78.3 77.81 79.6
Sri Lanka 81.00 Dec/15   75.03 72.01 68.99 72 79.96
Sweden 89.60 Dec/16   0.2 0.2 89.45 89.14 88.06
Switzerland 80.32 Mar/17   79.7 79.85 79.41 79.78 79.38
Thailand 57.20 Feb/17   66.8 66.3 67 66.2 68.9
Togo 56.80 Dec/16   55.63 55.62 55.52 55.35 54.97
Turkey 78.40 Apr/17   75.9 79.92 76.4 79.08 78
United Kingdom 81.70 Mar/17   81.9 82 82.1 82.2 81.7
United States 76.10 Mar/17   75.8 75.9 76 76.51 78