Friday, September 23, 2011
Eurostat: Sweden highest increase in manufacturing working on ordes
From Eurostat press release:
In July 2011 compared with June 2011, new orders for capital goods fell by 2.5% in the euro area and by 5.8% in the EU27. Non-durable consumer goods dropped by 0.1% in the euro area, but gained 1.3% in the EU27. Intermediate goods increased by 2.3% and 1.1% respectively. Durable consumer goods rose by 5.1% in the euro area and by 1.3% in the EU27.
Among the Member States for which data are available, total manufacturing working on orders rose in eleven and fell in eleven. The largest decreases were registered in France (-11.2%), Finland (-10.3%), Slovakia (-7.7%) and Denmark (-7.5%), and the highest increases in Sweden (+5.8%), Romania (+3.6%), Lithuania (+2.9%) and Estonia (+2.6%).
Upplagd av Alf Fyhrlund kl. 08:22