Production in December 2019 -3.5% in GermanyChristian Fernsby ▼ | February 7, 2020
In December 2019, production in industry was down 3.5% on the previous month on a price, seasonally and calendar adjusted basis according to provisional data of the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis).
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In December 2019, production in industry excluding energy and construction was down 2.9%.
Within industry, the production of capital goods decreased 3.5% and the production of consumer goods 2.0%.
The production of intermediate goods showed a decrease 2.6%.
Outside industry, energy production was up 2.0% in December 2019 and the production in construction decreased 8.7%. ■