Tuesday, December 07, 2010
Manufacturing's 5.8% annual rise
Posted by David Smith at 09:45 AM
Category: Thoughts and responses

The latest official figures for manufacturing chimed in with the surveys, with output up by 0.6% in October and by 5.8% on a year earlier. Overall industrial production was less strong, down 0.2% on the month and up by only 3.3% on the year. That looks like a bit of an aberration. More details here.