Industrial production decreased in May

Industrial production fell 0.2% in May. Total industrial production in May was 0.2% higher than its year-earlier level.

Manufacturing output increased 0.1% in May. The indexes for durable manufacturing and nondurable manufacturing moved up 0.3% and 0.2%, respectively, the index for other manufacturing (publishing and logging) fell 0.1%.  The index for mining fell 0.4%. While the index for utilities dropped 1.8% in May.

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