City skyline in China

China Industry July 2019

China: Industrial production growth rebounds from May’s multi-year low in June

Industrial production increased 6.3% year-on-year in June, above both the 5.2% expansion expected by market analysts and the 5.0% rise registered in May. May’s print represented the weakest expansion since 2002.

The reading reflected sizeable accelerations in all sub-categories of the index, with growth in the electricity, heating power, gas, and water sector leading the pack, followed by the mining sector and manufacturing output.

On a month-on-month basis, industrial production increased 0.68% in seasonally-adjusted terms in June, up from the 0.38% increase in May. Annual average growth in industrial production, meanwhile, stabilized at May’s 5.9% in June.

Free sample report

Access essential information in the shortest time possible. FocusEconomics provide hundreds of consensus forecast reports from the most reputable economic research authorities in the world.
Close Left Media Arrows Left Media Circles Right Media Arrows Right Media Circles Arrow Quote Wave Address Email Telephone Man in front of screen with line chart Document with bar chart and magnifying glass Application window with bar chart Target with arrow Line Chart Stopwatch Globe with arrows Document with bar chart in front of screen Bar chart with magnifying glass and dollar sign Lightbulb Document with bookmark Laptop with download icon Calendar Icon Nav Menu Arrow Arrow Right Long Icon Arrow Right Icon Chevron Right Icon Chevron Left Icon Briefcase Icon Linkedin In Icon Full Linkedin Icon Filter Facebook Linkedin Twitter Pinterest