Belgium: Industrial production expands in January
March 25, 2015
In January, industrial production rose a seasonally-adjusted 0.9% over the previous month. The reading contrasted the notable 1.8% contraction registered in December. January’s result reflected a broad-based improvement across industries.
In year-on-year terms, industrial production fell 1.4%, which marked a deterioration over December’s 0.7% contraction. As a result of this deceleration, annual average growth in industrial output ticked down from 0.8% in December to 0.4% in January.