Belgium: Industrial production rebounds in July
September 29, 2015
In July, industrial production rose a seasonally-adjusted 2.2% over the previous month. The reading contrasted the revised 2.2% contraction (previously reported: -2.1% month-on-month) registered in June and marked a four-month high. July’s result reflected a broad-based improvement in the index.
In annual terms, industrial production fell 1.7% in July, swinging from a revised 0.6% rise in June (previously reported: +0.8% year-on-year). As a result, annual average growth in industrial output ticked up from minus 0.8% in June to minus 0.6% in July.