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Industrial Production Unchanged in February

Industrial production was unchanged in February after decreasing 0.1% in January. Over the last year, industrial production was up 0.3%. Manufacturing output increased 0.5% in February, the same increase as January. Production of durable goods rose 0.6%, while nondurables rose 0.4% during the month. Capacity utilization for manufacturing increased by 0.3 percentage point to 75.6%, a rate that is 2.8 ...

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Industrial Production Decreased in January

Industrial production fell 0.3% in January after increasing 0.6% in December. Over the last year, industrial production was unchanged. Manufacturing output increased 0.2% in January, the same increase as December. Production of durable goods fell, while nondurables rose 0.6% during the month. Capacity utilization for manufacturing increased by 0.1 percentage point to 75.1%, a rate that is 3.3 percentage points ...

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Industrial Production Increased in December

Industrial production rose 0.8% in December after decreasing 0.7% in November. Over the last year, industrial production is up by 0.5%. Manufacturing output increased 0.2% in December after a small decline of 0.1% in November. Production of durable goods increased by 0.5%, while most nondurables industries posted declines during the month. Capacity utilization for manufacturing increased by 0.1 percentage point ...

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Industrial Production Declined in November

Industrial production fell 0.4% in November after rising 0.1% in October. Over the last year, industrial production is down by 0.6%. Manufacturing output declined 0.1% in November after also climbing 0.3% in October. Production of durable goods decreased by 0.3%, while nondurable goods production rose 0.3%. Capacity utilization for manufacturing decreased by 0.1 percentage point to 74.8%, a rate that ...

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Industrial Production Unchanged in October

Industrial production was unchanged in October after falling 0.2% in September. Over the last year, industrial production is down by 0.9%. Manufacturing output rose 0.2% in October after also climbing 0.2% in September. Production of durable goods increased by 0.4%, while nondurable goods production remained unchanged. Capacity utilization for manufacturing increased by 0.1 percentage point to 74.9%, a rate that ...

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Industrial Production Edged Up in September

Industrial production moved up 0.1% in September, after falling 0.5% in August. For the third quarter as a whole, industrial production rose at an annual rate of 1.8%, the first quarterly increase since the third quarter of 2015. Manufacturing output rose 0.2% in September after falling 0.5% in August. Production of durable goods remained unchanged, but nondurable goods production increased ...

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Industrial Production fell in August

Industrial production fell 0.4% in August after rising 0.6% in July, according to the Federal Reserve. The decline was largely due to falling output in manufacturing and utilities. Industrial production is currently 1.1% below its year-ago level. Manufacturing output fell 0.4% in August after gaining 0.4% in July. The decline was largely due to a drop in both durable and ...

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Industrial Production Rises

U.S. industrial production rose 0.7 percent in July, following a 0.4 percent increase the month prior, the Federal Reserve said yesterday. Production was down 0.5 percent year-on-year, however. Manufacturing in July was up 0.5 percent, marking a 0.2 percent year-on-year gain. Utility output was up 2.1 percent in July and 3.5 percent year-on-year, while mining rose 0.7 percent in July ...

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Industrial Production Rose in June, But Fell 1.0% Quarterly

Industrial production rose 0.6% in June after declining 0.3% in May, according to the Federal Reserve. The increase was largely due to growth in manufacturing output. On a quarterly basis, industrial production fell at an annual rate of 1.0%. Manufacturing output rose 0.4% in June, mostly on account of an increase in motor vehicle assemblies. The output of goods other ...

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Industrial Production Fell in May

Industrial production fell 0.4% in May after rising 0.6% in April, according to the Federal Reserve. The decrease was largely due to declines in the manufacturing and utilities index, which were partly offset by a small gain in mining. Over the last 12 months, industrial production fell 1.4%. Mining output rose 0.2% after eight consecutive months of declines. The mining ...

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