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Latest publication: Volume index of industrial output 2019, August

Industrial output decreased by 0.8 per cent year-on-year in October

According to Statistics Finland, output of total industries adjusted for working days was 0.8 per cent lower in October 2015 compared to October 2014. Seasonally adjusted output decreased by 0.8 per cent in October from September.

Adjusted for working days, industrial output (C) was 0.8 per cent lower than one year ago in October. Seasonally adjusted output decreased by 0.7 per cent in October from September.

Table 1. Volume index of industrial output, value added, original, working day adjusted, seasonally adjusted change percentage

  Value added share Original change percentage, 2015 OCT / 2014 OCT Working day adj. change percentage, 2015 OCT / 2014 OCT Seasonal adj. change percentage, 2015 OCT / 2015 SEP
Industry (Tol 2008)        
Total industries 100,0 -2,7 -0,8 -0,8
B Mining and quarrying 1,9 -10,5 -10,5 -13,1
C Manufacturing 85,0 -3,2 -0,8 -0,7
10 Manufacture of food products 7,7 -6,2 -2,4 -3,2
11 Manufacture of beverages 1,3 -2,4 1,0 -4,1
13 Manufacture of textiles 0,5 0,4 7,8 -1,0
14 Manufacture of wearing apparel 0,4 -13,8 -10,5 4,1
15 Manufacture of leather and related products 0,2 -12,9 -12,9 8,5
16 Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials 3,6 -1,9 1,2 2,5
17 Manufacture of paper and paper products 9,4 -4,7 -4,7 -0,5
18 Printing and reproduction of recorded media 1,8 -8,3 -5,6 -2,6
23 Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products 3,3 -2,2 1,2 2,6
24 Manufacture of basic metals 5,6 -2,4 -0,8 10,3
25 Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 8,3 -4,8 -1,8 -0,1
28 Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. 10,9 -3,8 0,0 -6,3
31 Manufacture of furniture 1,1 -1,8 2,8 1,5
32 Other manufacturing 0,9 8,1 8,1 -4,6
33 Repair and installation of machinery and equipment 3,9 15,8 18,3 0,4
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 10,6 0,9 0,9 2,7
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 2,6 7,9 7,9 7,4
36 Water collection, treatment and supply 0,3 0,4 0,4 -0,3
Main industrial groupings:        
Raw materials and productive goods 42,2 -3,3 -1,7 0,4
Investment goods 26,0 -1,9 0,9 -1,8
Durable goods 1,4 1,1 5,2 0,3
Other consumer goods 15,0 -7,2 -3,3 -1,3
Special indices:        
10-11 Food industry 9,0 -5,7 -2,0 -3,2
13-15 Textile, clothing and leather industry 1,1 -6,2 -2,3 6,2
16-17 Forest industry 13,0 -3,9 -3,0 0,3
19-22 Chemical industry 13,4 -1,2 -1,2 -0,5
24-30 Metal industry 37,6 -5,0 -2,0 -1,2
26-27 Electrical and electronics industry 10,3 -7,2 -4,2 1,4
25,28-30,33 Machinery and metal product industry 25,6 -1,5 2,0 -2,3
29-30 Manufacture of transport equipment 2,6 -7,0 -7,0 -14,5

Source: Volume Index of Industrial Output 2015, October. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Kari Rautio 029 551 2479, Heidi Myllylä 029 551 3792, volyymi.indeksi@stat.fi

Director in charge: Mari Ylä-Jarkko


Updated 10.12.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Volume index of industrial output [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9272. October 2015, Industrial output decreased by 0.8 per cent year-on-year in October . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.10.2019].
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