Industrial production in Italy dropped 0.2 percent month-over-month in September 2018, following a 1.7 percent rise in August and below market expectations of a 0.7 percent decrease. Output fell for capital goods (-1.6 percent vs 3.5 percent in August) and energy (-0.1 percent vs 2.9 percent). Meantime, production slowed for consumer goods (0.3 percent vs 0.8 percent), as a 0.7 percent recovery in non-durable consumer goods (vs -0.2 percent in August) was offset by a 1.9 percent decline in durable consumer goods (vs 5.9 percent in August). In contrast, output rose faster for intermediate goods (1.1 percent vs 0.3 percent). On a yearly basis, industrial output rose 1.3 percent, reversing from a 0.8 percent fall in August. Considering the first nine months of the year, industrial output grew 1.7 percent compared to the same period of 2017. Industrial Production Mom in Italy averaged 0.20 percent from 1960 until 2018, 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 -0.10 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 0.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Italy Industrial Production MoM is projected to trend around 0.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Italy Industrial Production MoM
width
height
Forecast Data Chart
Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.


Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-09-12 08:00 AM Industrial Production MoM -1.8% 0.3% -0.4% -0.4%
2018-10-10 08:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 1.7% -1.6% 0.8% 1.2%
2018-11-12 09:00 AM Industrial Production MoM -0.2% 1.7% -0.7% -1%
2018-12-10 09:00 AM Industrial Production MoM -0.2% -0.3%


Italy Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 104.90 105.60 121.52 71.50 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 49.20 50.00 59.00 48.00 [+]
Services PMI 49.20 53.30 57.70 42.30 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 1.30 -0.80 17.50 -26.00 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom -0.20 1.70 13.50 -14.80 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 1.00 -0.40 19.40 -27.00 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 77.90 78.00 81.00 64.90 percent [+]
New Orders 108.40 74.80 140.30 4.16 Index Points [+]
Factory Orders -2.90 4.90 14.30 -12.30 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 157.50 -500.50 5282.90 -4832.60 EUR Million [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index -49.00 -43.40 80.40 -61.60 [+]
Car Registrations 146655.00 96422.00 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 -11.20 -5.40 47.40 -26.20 percent [+]
Steel Production 2176.00 1162.00 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 49.30 52.40 59.00 48.80 [+]
Bankruptcies 2949.00 3015.00 4543.00 955.00 Companies [+]
Ease of Doing Business 51.00 46.00 87.00 44.00 [+]
Electricity Production 24984.00 24768.00 29587.00 21113.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 50.00 47.00 55.00 29.90 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 54.00 60.00 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 November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.20 1.70 13.50 -14.80 1960 - 2018 percent Monthly
SA




Country Last
Argentina 0.60 Oct/15
Australia 0.20 Jun/18
Brazil -1.80 Sep/18
Canada 0.14 Aug/18
China 0.48 Oct/18
Euro Area -0.30 Sep/18
France -1.80 Sep/18
Germany 0.20 Sep/18
India 0.60 Sep/18
Indonesia -0.50 Sep/18
Italy -0.20 Sep/18
Japan -0.40 Sep/18
Mexico 1.00 Sep/18
Netherlands 1.30 Sep/18
Russia 5.80 Oct/18
Saudi Arabia 0.59 Mar/18
Singapore -4.90 Sep/18
South Africa -1.00 Sep/18
South Korea -2.50 Sep/18
Spain -0.70 Sep/18
Turkey -2.70 Sep/18
United Kingdom 0.00 Sep/18
United States 0.10 Oct/18


Related

Latest