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China Industrial Production

Industrial production in China rose 7.6 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, compared to a 6.6 percent rise in January-February of 2017 and beating market expectations of a 6.3 percent rise. It was the fastest growth since December 2014, as output expanded at a faster pace for: manufacturing (8.0 percent from 6.9 percent in the prior month) and electricity, gas and water production (9.7 percent from 8.4 percent). In contrast, mining production fell (-0.8 percent from -3.6 percent). On a monthly basis, industrial output went up 0.83 percent, faster than a 0.60 percent in the prior month. Industrial Production in China averaged 12.42 percent from 1990 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 29.40 percent in August of 1994 and a record low of -21.10 percent in January of 1990. In China, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy such as manufacturing, mining, and utilities. This page provides – China Industrial Production – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.
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