Industrial production in Italy surged 1.7 percent from a month earlier in January of 2019, up from a downwardly revised 0.7 percent fall in the previous month and easily beating market expectations of a 0.1 percent increase. It was the first gain in industrial activity since August of 2018, as output rebounded sharply for energy (6.4 percent from -1.4 percent in December) and consumer goods (2.4 percent from -2.9 percent). In addition, production rose faster for both investment (0.3 percent from 0.1 percent) and intermediate goods (1 percent from 0.1 percent). On a year-on-year basis, output was down 0.8 percent in January, following a 5.5 percent slump in December. Industrial Production Mom in Italy averaged 0.19 percent from 1960 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 13.50 percent in December of 1972 and a record low of -14.80 percent in January of 1973.

Industrial Production Mom in Italy is expected to be 0.40 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 Italy to stand at 0.30 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Italy Industrial Production MoM is projected to trend around 0.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-12-10 09:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 0.1% -0.1% -0.3% -0.3%
2019-01-11 09:00 AM Industrial Production MoM -1.6% 0.1% -0.3% 0.3%
2019-02-08 09:00 AM Industrial Production MoM -0.8% -1.7% 0.4% 0.6%
2019-03-08 09:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 1.7% -0.7% 0.1% 0.2%
2019-04-10 08:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 1.7% 0.1%
2019-05-10 08:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 0.4%
2019-06-10 08:00 AM Industrial Production MoM


Italy Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 101.70 102.00 121.52 71.60 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 47.70 47.80 59.00 47.70 [+]
Services PMI 50.40 49.70 57.70 42.30 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production -0.80 -5.50 17.50 -26.00 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 1.70 -0.70 13.50 -14.80 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -2.60 -5.50 19.40 -26.90 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 78.70 77.90 81.00 64.90 percent [+]
New Orders 109.60 107.50 140.30 4.16 Index Points [+]
Factory Orders 1.80 -1.40 14.30 -12.30 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories -1878.40 68.40 5357.70 -4872.80 EUR Million [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index -36.40 -35.40 80.40 -61.60 [+]
Car Registrations 177825.00 164864.00 310337.00 53296.00 [+]
Internet Speed 9210.65 8669.14 9210.65 2453.86 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 13315518.00 13117319.00 18750460.00 5491532.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -4.60 -2.80 47.40 -26.20 percent [+]
Steel Production 1959.00 1655.00 3033.00 750.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 70.77 70.46 70.77 4.30 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 31.00 31.00 49.00 31.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 49.60 48.80 59.00 48.80 [+]
Bankruptcies 2170.00 2949.00 4543.00 955.00 Companies [+]
Ease of Doing Business 51.00 46.00 87.00 44.00 [+]
Electricity Production 26840.00 24063.00 29587.00 21113.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 52.00 50.00 55.00 29.90 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 53.00 54.00 72.00 29.00 [+]


Italy Industrial Production MoM

In Italy, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy. Manufacturing is the most important sector and accounts for 88 percent of total production. The biggest segments within Manufacturing are: Metallurgy and fabricated metal products (14 percent of total production); machinery and equipment (12 percent); food, drink and tobacco (10 percent); rubber and plastics products and non-metallic mineral products (9 percent); textile, clothing and leather (8 percent); transport equipment (7 percent); and other manufacturing, repair and installation of machinery and equipment (7 percent). Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning account for 10 percent of total output and Mining and quarrying account for 1 percent. This page provides the latest reported value for - Italy Industrial Production MoM - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Italy Industrial Production MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.70 -0.70 13.50 -14.80 1960 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Argentina 0.60 Oct/15
Australia -0.80 Sep/18
Brazil -0.80 Jan/19
Canada 0.65 Oct/18
China 0.43 Feb/19
Euro Area 1.40 Jan/19
France 1.30 Jan/19
Germany -0.80 Jan/19
India 0.40 Jan/19
Indonesia 0.00 Oct/18
Italy 1.70 Jan/19
Japan -3.40 Jan/19
Mexico 0.60 Jan/19
Netherlands 0.00 Nov/18
Russia 0.40 Feb/19
Saudi Arabia 4.17 Jun/18
Singapore 0.90 Jan/19
South Africa -2.00 Jan/19
South Korea 0.50 Jan/19
Spain 3.40 Jan/19
Turkey 1.00 Jan/19
United Kingdom 0.60 Jan/19
United States 0.10 Feb/19


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