Industrial output in Japan was unchanged in November from the previous month, compared with a 4.0 percent advance in October and against market expectations of a 1.2 percent expansion, a preliminary estimate showed. The latest reading implies a slowing recovery in factory activity after five straight months of gains, as a worsening coronavirus pandemic raised concerns about the global economic recovery. On a yearly basis, industrial production declined 3.4 percent in November, after a 3.0 percent drop in the prior month. source: Ministry of Economy Trade & Industry (METI)

Industrial Production Mom in Japan averaged 0.39 percent from 1953 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 8.70 percent in July of 2020 and a record low of -16.50 percent in March of 2011. This page provides the latest reported value for - Japan Industrial Production MoM - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Japan Industrial Production MoM - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2021.

Industrial Production Mom in Japan is expected to be 0.50 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 Japan to stand at 1.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Japan Industrial Production MoM is projected to trend around 1.10 percent in 2021 and 0.10 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Japan Industrial Production MoM

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.00 4.00 8.70 -16.50 1953 - 2020 percent Monthly
2015=100, SA


Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2020-11-16 04:30 AM Industrial Production MoM Final Sep 3.9% 1.0% 4% 4%
2020-11-29 11:50 PM Industrial Production MoM Prel Oct 3.8% 3.9% 1.5%
2020-12-14 04:30 AM Industrial Production MoM Final Oct 4% 3.9% 3.8% 3.8%
2020-12-27 11:50 PM Industrial Production MoM Prel Nov 0% 4% 1.2% 2.2%
2021-01-18 04:30 AM Industrial Production MoM Final Nov 4% 0%
2021-01-28 11:50 PM Industrial Production MoM Prel Dec -1.1%
2021-02-15 04:30 AM Industrial Production MoM Final Dec -1.1%
2021-02-25 11:50 PM Industrial Production MoM Prel Jan 7.1%


News Stream
Japan November Industrial Output Stalls
Industrial output in Japan was unchanged in November from the previous month, compared with a 4.0 percent advance in October and against market expectations of a 1.2 percent expansion, a preliminary estimate showed. The latest reading implies a slowing recovery in factory activity after five straight months of gains, as a worsening coronavirus pandemic raised concerns about the global economic recovery. On a yearly basis, industrial production declined 3.4 percent in November, after a 3.0 percent drop in the prior month.
2020-12-28
Japan Industrial Output Growth Revised Higher
Industrial production in Japan rose by 4.0 percent month-over-month in October 2020, compared with a preliminary reading of 3.8 percent gain and after a final 3.9 percent rise a month earlier. This was the fifth straight month of increase in industrial output and the fastest in three months, with the biggest contribution coming from general-purpose and business-oriented machinery (18.0 percent vs -6.9 in September), motor vehicles (6.8 percent vs 11.4 percent), and electrical machinery, and information and communication electronics equipment (8.8 percent vs 5 percent). On an annual basis, industrial production fell by 3 percent in October, after a revised 9.8 percent slump in September.
2020-12-14
Japan Industrial Output Rises for 5th Month
Industrial production in Japan rose by 3.8 percent month-over-month in October 2020, compared with a 3.9 percent advance a month earlier, a preliminary estimate showed. This was the fifth straight month of increase in industrial output, with the biggest contribution coming from general-purpose and business-oriented machinery (17.9 percent vs -6.9 in September), motor vehicles (6.8 percent vs 11.4 percent), and electrical machinery, and information and communication electronics equipment (8.4 percent vs 5 percent). On an annual basis, industrial production fell by 3.2 percent in October, after a 9.0 percent slump in September.
2020-11-30
Japan Industrial Output Grows for 4th Month
Industrial production in Japan rose 3.9 percent month-over-month in September 2020, little-changed from a preliminary estimate of 4 percent and following a 1 percent growth in August. This was the fourth straight month of increase in industrial output, with the biggest contribution coming from motor vehicles (11.4 percent vs 8.9 percent in August), production machinery (11.3 percent vs -9.9 percent) and electrical machinery, and information and communication electronics equipment (5.0 percent vs -3.2 percent). On an annual basis, industrial production fell by 9 percent in September, after a 13.8 percent slump in August.
2020-11-16

Japan Industrial Production MoM
In Japan, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy such as manufacturing, mining, and utilities.