Industrial production in Brazil rose 0.3 percent month-over-month in April 2019, rebounding from an upwardly revised 1.4 percent fall in the previous month and beating market expectations of a 0.7 percent decrease. Main gains were recorded in production of automotive vehicles & trailers (7.1 percent); machinery & equipment (8.3 percent); other chemicals (5.2 percent); food (1.5 percent); beverages (3.4 percent); metallurgy (1.7 percent); leather, travel goods & footwear (5.4 percent); textiles (5.8 percent); computer equipment, electrical & optical products (4 percent); and rubber & plastic (1.9 percent). Meanwhile, output declines were seen in mining & quarrying (-9.7 percent); and coke, petroleum products & biofuels (-2 percent). Year-on-year, industrial output went down 3.9 percent, after an upwardly revised 6.2 percent fall in March and compared with market consensus of a 2.8 percent decline. Industrial Production Mom in Brazil averaged 0.13 percent from 1985 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 25.10 percent in May of 1990 and a record low of -24.40 percent in April of 1990.

Industrial Production Mom in Brazil is expected to be 0.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Industrial Production Mom in Brazil to stand at 0.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Brazil Industrial Production MoM is projected to trend around 1.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-03-13 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM -0.8% 0.2% -0.1% 0.3%
2019-04-02 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM 0.7% -0.7% 0% 0.1%
2019-05-03 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM -1.3% 0.6% -0.7% 1.1%
2019-06-04 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM 0.3% -1.4% -0.7% -0.5%
2019-07-02 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM 0.3% 0.8%
2019-08-01 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM 0.7%
2019-09-03 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM


Brazil Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 56.90 56.50 68.50 35.00 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 50.20 51.50 53.50 41.60 [+]
Services PMI 47.80 49.90 57.10 36.90 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 48.40 50.60 55.50 38.30 Index [+]
Industrial Production -3.90 -6.20 37.20 -27.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.30 -1.40 25.10 -24.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -1.10 -5.10 18.90 -17.00 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 77.80 76.50 84.60 75.90 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 4517.46 -59237.51 31768.86 -59237.51 BRL Million [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 198779.00 189097.00 352722.00 23705.00 [+]
Car Production 275700.00 267546.00 352531.00 2144.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 245.00 232.00 420.00 2.00 Thousand [+]
Leading Economic Index -0.47 -0.30 3.20 -3.26 percent [+]
Small Business Sentiment 55.10 56.90 65.40 34.50 [+]
Internet Speed 6819.06 6391.73 6819.06 698.35 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 26855780.00 26798386.00 35093076.00 5857696.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -24.00 -14.20 21.40 -24.00 percent [+]
Competitiveness Index 59.51 59.76 59.76 3.98 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 72.00 69.00 75.00 48.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 109.00 125.00 129.00 109.00 [+]
Corruption Index 35.00 37.00 43.00 27.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 105.00 96.00 105.00 36.00 [+]
Steel Production 2886.00 2795.00 3269.00 918.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]


Brazil Industrial Production MoM

In Brazil, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy, such as manufacturing, mining, and utilities. This page provides the latest reported value for - Brazil Industrial Production MoM - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Brazil Industrial Production MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.30 -1.40 25.10 -24.40 1985 - 2019 percent Monthly




Country Last Previous
Argentina 2.30 Apr/19
Australia 0.50 Mar/19
Brazil 0.30 Apr/19
Canada 0.82 Mar/19
China 0.36 May/19
Euro Area -0.50 Apr/19
France 0.40 Apr/19
Germany -1.90 Apr/19
India -9.90 Apr/19
Indonesia 6.40 Mar/19
Italy -0.70 Apr/19
Japan 0.60 Apr/19
Mexico 1.50 Apr/19
Netherlands -1.60 Apr/19
Russia -2.10 May/19
Saudi Arabia -0.35 Sep/18
Singapore 2.40 Apr/19
South Africa 2.80 Apr/19
South Korea 1.60 Apr/19
Spain 1.80 Apr/19
Switzerland 1.20 Mar/19
Turkey -1.00 Apr/19
United Kingdom -2.70 Apr/19
United States 0.40 May/19


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