France: Industrial output sustains a modest pace of expansion in October
Seasonally-adjusted industrial production rose 0.4% month-on-month in October, matching September’s result. While mining activity and utilities supply receded, resilient manufacturing activity supported the headline print.
On an annual basis, industrial production fell 0.4%, matching September’s print. Similarly, the annual average variation in industrial production came in flat in October, also matching the previous month’s figure.