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Latest publication: Volume index of industrial output 2019, October

Industrial output decreased by 0.7 per cent year-on-year in October

According to Statistics Finland, output of total industries adjusted for working days was 0.7 per cent lower in October 2012 compared to October 2011. Seasonally adjusted output grew by 0.4 per cent in October from September.

Adjusted for working days, industrial output (C) decreased by 1.3 per cent in October from one year back. In October, seasonally adjusted output went up by 0.4 per cent from September.

Volume index of industrial output, value added, original, working day adjusted, seasonally adjusted change percentage

  Value added share Original change percentage, 2012 OCT / 2011 OCT Working day adj. change percentage, 2012 OCT / 2011 OCT Seasonal adj. change percentage, 2012 OCT / 2012 SEP
Industry (Tol 2008)        
Total industries 100,0 3,4 -0,7 0,4
B Mining and quarrying 1,7 -6,1 -8,8 0,1
C Manufacturing 83,7 3,2 -1,3 0,4
10 Manufacture of food products 6,5 2,9 -3,5 -0,8
11 Manufacture of beverages 1,3 8,1 8,1 3,9
13 Manufacture of textiles 0,6 -2,6 -9,0 -3,9
14 Manufacture of wearing apparel 0,4 -4,8 -8,9 1,5
15 Manufacture of leather and related products 0,3 -22,9 -27,4 -16,7
16 Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials 3,9 0,7 -5,4 -0,4
17 Manufacture of paper and paper products 9,8 6,0 7,1 2,8
18 Printing and reproduction of recorded media 1,8 -4,2 -7,6 0,1
23 Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products 2,9 -3,2 -8,3 -2,9
24 Manufacture of basic metals 4,3 -0,5 -2,8 -7,5
25 Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 7,2 -1,8 -5,6 -4,4
28 Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. 11,2 9,0 4,3 -3,3
29 Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers 1,1 2,8 -1,9 21,5
30 Manufacture of other transport equipment 0,9 124,1 124,1 -6,0
31 Manufacture of furniture 1,1 -8,3 -16,7 -5,4
32 Other manufacturing 0,8 71,9 61,5 6,1
33 Repair and installation of machinery and equipment 3,3 -9,7 -11,4 1,2
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 12,0 6,8 6,6 4,8
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 2,7 0,0 -2,0 -3,1
36 Water collection, treatment and supply 0,6 2,3 2,3 -0,4
Main industrial groupings:        
Raw materials and productive goods 39,0 1,3 -1,2 0,3
Investment goods 28,8 2,9 -2,2 -1,4
Durable goods 1,4 -4,8 -13,3 -3,3
Other consumer goods 13,4 8,7 2,6 6,2
Special indices:        
10-11 Food industry 7,8 3,6 -2,8 -0,6
13-15 Textile, clothing and leather industry 1,2 -8,0 -14,0 -7,6
16-17 Forest industry 13,6 4,4 3,2 1,9
19-22 Chemical industry 13,1 8,0 5,4 22,7
24-30 Metal industry 38,0 2,4 -2,4 -2,4
26-27 Electrical and electronics industry 13,4 -6,1 -11,7 -2,0
25,28-30,33 Machinery and metal product industry 23,7 6,0 1,0 -1,6
29-30 Manufacture of transport equipment 2,0 46,4 35,3 5,0

Source: Volume Index of Industrial Output 2012, October. Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 10.12.2012

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