Germany's industrial production increased by 0.3 percent month-over-month in May 2019, reversing an upwardly revised 2 percent fall in April and missing market expectations of a 0.4 percent growth. The slight rebound was mainly supported by gains in production of capital (2 percent) and consumer goods (1.1 percent). By contrast, output fell for intermediate goods (-0.5 percent), energy (-2.2 percent), and construction (-2.4 percent). Year-on-year, industrial production shrank 3.7 percent in May, following a 2.3 percent contraction in April. Industrial Production Mom in Germany averaged 0.08 percent from 1991 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 4 percent in August of 1993 and a record low of -6.90 percent in January of 2009.

Industrial Production Mom in Germany 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 Mom in Germany to stand at 0.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Germany Industrial Production MoM is projected to trend around 0.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-04-05 06:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 0.7% 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
2019-05-08 06:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 0.5% 0.4% -0.5% -0.6%
2019-06-07 06:00 AM Industrial Production MoM -1.9% 0.5% -0.4% -0.4%
2019-07-08 06:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 0.3% -2.0% 0.4% 0.5%
2019-08-07 06:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 0.3% 0.5%
2019-09-06 06:00 AM Industrial Production MoM
2019-10-08 06:00 AM Industrial Production MoM


Germany Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 97.40 97.90 109.80 79.90 Index Points [+]
Services PMI 55.80 55.40 60.30 41.30 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 45.00 44.30 63.30 32.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 52.60 52.60 59.00 50.20 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production -3.70 -2.30 15.30 -21.80 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.30 -2.00 4.00 -6.90 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -4.10 -3.40 15.50 -24.10 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 85.40 86.30 88.70 70.20 percent [+]
New Orders 100.20 102.50 113.50 8.80 Index Points [+]
Factory Orders -2.20 0.40 27.10 -15.70 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories -3.37 3.08 10.85 -11.30 EUR Billion [+]
Bankruptcies 1689.00 1582.00 3755.00 416.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 192.10 193.12 202.12 91.05 EUR Billion [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index -24.50 -21.10 89.60 -63.90 [+]
Car Production 374700.00 445700.00 583399.00 265542.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 325231.00 332962.00 552865.00 43460.00 [+]
Internet Speed 15298.72 14588.37 15298.72 3207.62 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 38794861.00 38344874.00 38794861.00 18134106.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -15.70 -15.80 46.60 -30.40 percent [+]
Steel Production 3470.00 3358.31 4744.00 907.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 82.84 82.64 82.84 5.37 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 3.00 3.00 7.00 3.00 [+]
Corruption Index 80.00 81.00 82.70 73.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 11.00 12.00 20.00 10.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 24.00 20.00 27.00 14.00 [+]


Germany Industrial Production MoM

In Germany, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy. Manufacturing is the most important sector and accounts for 79 percent of total production. The biggest segments within Manufacturing are: machinery and equipment (12 percent of total production); motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers (12 percent); basic metals and fabricated metal products (10 percent); and computers, electronic and optical products and electrical equipment (10 percent). Construction accounts for 11 percent of total output; and energy production accounts for 10 percent. This page provides the latest reported value for - Germany Industrial Production MoM - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Industrial Production MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.30 -2.00 4.00 -6.90 1991 - 2019 percent Monthly
2015=100, SWDA




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Argentina 0.60 May/19
Australia 0.50 Mar/19
Brazil -0.20 May/19
Canada 0.59 Apr/19
China 0.68 Jun/19
Euro Area 0.90 May/19
France 2.10 May/19
Germany 0.30 May/19
India 4.50 May/19
Indonesia 6.40 Mar/19
Italy 0.90 May/19
Japan 2.00 May/19
Mexico -2.10 May/19
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Russia 2.30 Jun/19
Saudi Arabia -0.35 Sep/18
Singapore -0.70 May/19
South Africa -1.50 May/19
South Korea -1.70 May/19
Spain 0.30 May/19
Switzerland 1.20 Mar/19
Turkey 1.30 May/19
United Kingdom 1.40 May/19
United States 0.00 Jun/19


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