U.S. Industrial Production Fall -0.3% In December, Electronics Up

The Federal Reserve Board reported Industrial Production this morning, Industrial production declined 0.3 percent in January, as unseasonably warm weather held down the output of utilities and as a major manufacturer significantly slowed production of civilian aircraft. The index for manufacturing edged down 0.1 percent in January; excluding the production of aircraft and parts, factory … More U.S. Industrial Production Fall -0.3% In December, Electronics Up

U.S. Industrial Production Down 0.5% In December

Industrial production fell 0.3% in December, the third decline in the past four months, the Federal Reserve reported Friday. The decline was expected and reflected in the December unemployment report released last week, where manufacturing shed 12,000 jobs. Industrial production was down at a 0.5% annual rate in Q4. Production was down in three of … More U.S. Industrial Production Down 0.5% In December