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Latest publication: Volume index of industrial output 2020, August

Industrial output increased by 0.6 per cent year-on-year in December

According to Statistics Finland, output of total industries (BCD) adjusted for working days was 0.6 per cent higher in December 2019 compared to December 2018. Seasonally adjusted output grew by 0.3 per cent in December from November.

Adjusted for working days, industrial output (C) grew by 1.3 per cent in December from one year earlier. Seasonally adjusted output grew by 0.4 per cent in December from November.

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

Industry (Tol 2008) Value added share Original change percentage, 2019 DEC / 2018 DEC Working day adj. change percentage, 2019 DEC / 2018 DEC Seasonal adj. change percentage, 2019 DEC / 2019 NOV
B Mining and quarrying 2,4 1,2 1,2 6,5
BCD Total industries 100,0 2,9 0,6 0,3
C Manufacturing 86,7 3,8 1,3 0,4
10 Manufacture of food products 6,2 1,4 -2,2 -2,1
10-11 Food industry 7,2 0,6 -3,0 -2,3
11 Manufacture of beverages 1,1 -4,4 -7,7 -1,9
13 Manufacture of textiles 0,6 -1,5 -5,5 -8,2
13-15 Textile, clothing and leather industy 1,1 -4,4 -9,9 -7,0
14 Manufacture of wearing apparel 0,4 -7,9 -11,2 -0,8
15 Manufacture of leather and related products 0,2 -6,0 -12,6 -5,1
16 Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture: Manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials 3,5 -9,3 -12,5 -2,2
16-17 Forest industry 13,3 -6,4 -7,3 -1,9
17 Manufacture of paper and paper products 9,7 -5,4 -5,4 -1,9
18 Printing and reproduction of recorded media 1,2 -5,4 -7,7 -0,1
19-22 Chemical industry 15,7 -9,7 -9,7 -3,1
23 Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products 3,1 1,7 -1,9 3,1
24 Manufacture of basic metals 5,3 -16,1 -17,3 -8,8
24-30_33 Metal industry 43,4 11,1 8,1 2,7
25 Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 8,2 -18,2 -20,5 -8,0
26-27 Electrical and electronics industry 13,1 33,8 29,8 7,2
28 Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e. . 10,4 18,3 15,0 10,1
29-30 Manufacture of transport equipment 2,8 9,9 5,2 6,2
31 Manufacture of furniture 1,0 10,8 6,0 2,5
32 Other manufacturing 0,7 -19,5 -22,8 -4,9
33 Repair and installation of machinery and equipment 3,7 1,7 -0,3 -3,8
C Manufacturing excl. Electrical and electronics industry (26-27) 73,6 -2,3 -4,4 -1,7
D Eletricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 10,9 -3,4 -3,4 4,7
Investment goods 28,8 19,2 16,2 5,2
Durable goods 1,3 8,7 4,0 1,7
Raw materials and productive goods 42,2 -6,3 -7,9 -1,7
Other consumer goods 13,1 -11,2 -14,3 -6,3

Source: Volume Index of Industrial Output 2019, December. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Maarit Mäkelä 029 551 3324, Kirsi-Maaria Manninen 029 551 2681, volyymi.indeksi@stat.fi

Director in charge: Mari Ylä-Jarkko


Updated 10.2.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Volume index of industrial output [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9272. December 2019, Industrial output increased by 0.6 per cent year-on-year in December . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.10.2020].
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