Industrial Production in France increased 1.30 percent in November of 2019 over the same month in the previous year. Industrial Production in France averaged 0.91 percent from 1981 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 12.10 percent in February of 1990 and a record low of -19.50 percent in April of 2009. source: INSEE, France
Industrial Production in France is expected to be 0.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Industrial Production in France to stand at 1.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Industrial Production is projected to trend around 1.70 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.
France Industrial Production
In France, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy. Manufacturing is the most important sector and accounts for 86 percent of total production. The biggest segments within Manufacturing are: Food products and beverages (13 percent of total production); machinery and equipment goods (13 percent), of which computer, electronic and optical products (5 percent); basic metals and fabricated metal products (12 percent); other manufacturing, repair and installation of machinery and equipment (12 percent); transport equipment (10 percent); rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products (8 percent); and chemicals and chemical products (6 percent). Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning account for 11 percent of total output, Water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation account for 1 percent and Mining and quarrying account also for 1 percent.