Industrial output shrinks for 3rd straight month, dips 1.5% in Janury

Industrial output shrinks for 3rd straight month, dips 1.5% in Janury

Industrial output for the third month in a row remained in the negative territory contracting 1.5 percent in January due to poor showing of manufacturing sector raising industry clamour for rate cut by Reserve Bank.

India's industrial output falls for third straight month, contracts 1.5% in January

India's industrial output falls for third straight month, contracts 1.5% in January

India's industrial production contracted for the third straight month in January falling 1.5 percent on a year-to-year basis due to poor perfomance in manufacturing sector.

After Germany, France also reports falling industrial output

After Germany, France also reports falling industrial output

France`s industrial output dipped by 1.6 percent in December after slipping 0.9 percent the previous month, the national statistics agency INSEE said. 

IIP likely to be below 4% on fading base effect: Citigroup

IIP likely to be below 4% on fading base effect: Citigroup

Country's industrial production may remain below 4 percent in November, a Citigroup report says adding that the base effect is likely to fade as in the corresponding period last year IIP was at 5.2 percent.

Japan's industrial output, retail sales rise for second straight month

Japan's industrial output, retail sales rise for second straight month

Japan`s industrial output rose for a second straight month in October and retail sales grew much faster than expected - a tentative sign of the economy`s recovery from a recession.

Core sector growth up 3.2% in September; fastest in 4 months

Core sector growth up 3.2% in September; fastest in 4 months

The eight core industries -- coal, crude oil, natural gas, refinery products, fertilisers, steel, cement and electricity -- comprising nearly 38 percent of India's total industrial production had grown at 2.6 percent in the same month of last year.

Growth of eight core industries rises 3.2% in September

Growth of eight core industries rises 3.2% in September

As per government data released Monday, electricity and fertilizer production grew 10.8 percent and 18.1 percent respectively while that of steel, oil and cement production fell 2.5 percent. 0.1 percent and 1.5 percent, respectively.

US industrial production falls 0.4% in August

US industrial production falls 0.4% in August

US industrial production fell in August on a large drop in automobile manufacturing that partly reversed its solid gain in July, the Federal Reserve reported Tuesday.

Industrial output rises to 2-month high, inflation edges up too

Showing signs of recovery, factory output rose to a two month high of 4.1 per cent in April driven by manufacturing, but retail inflation too edged up in May amid worries over deficient monsoon.

Call for 'proactive' steps in Budget as IIP dips, inflation rises

Reflecting sluggishness in the economy, the IIP growth has slipped to 1.7 percent in December month-on-month, while inflation rose to 5.11 percent in January.

India Inc asks for sops, lower rates after IIP growth falls

With industrial output growth slowing down in December, India Inc on Thursday pitched for incentives in the Budget to revive investments while reiterating its call for lower interest rates.

Industrial output likely recovers as PM Modi pushes reforms

To accelerate the recovery in Asia`s third largest economy from its longest slowdown since the 1980s, Modi has pushed through a raft of economic reforms, mostly by executive orders.

Manufacturing still a challenge; entry into sector should be eased: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday asserted that manufacturing, one of the major backbone of the Indian economy, still remains a challenge and that entry into the sector should be made easier.

US industrial output rises in November

US industrial production shifted into higher gear in November, with factories pumping out more goods, especially motor vehicle products and energy products, official data showed Monday.

Eurozone industrial production rises 0.1% in October

Industrial output in the eurozone rose a very slight 0.1 percent in October, official data showed on Friday, in another sign that the European economy remains stalled.

Industrial output grows at 3-month high of 2.5% in Sept

Showing signs of recovery, industrial production grew at three-month high of 2.5 percent in September, mainly on account of better mining and manufacturing output and larger offtake of capital goods.

India Ratings lowers growth forecast to 5.6%

Domestic ratings agency India Ratings on Friday marginally revised down its economic growth estimate for 2014-15 fiscal to 5.6 percent citing poor industrial performance, and warned that the government will slip on the fiscal deficit front.

China final HSBC PMI steady in September

China's banking regulator said on Sunday it had issued revised internal control guidelines for banks to ensure that appropriate risk management controls are adopted, while increasing penalties for any violations.

British economic data paints mixed picture

Britain`s trade deficit worsened in July from the level in June, but industrial output rebounded, mixed official data showed on Tuesday.

China factory activity slips to 3-month low in August

It was the lowest reading since May, though the PMI stayed above the 50-point level that separates growth in activity from contraction for a third consecutive month.