Industrial Production Shows No Increase In May

The U.S. Federal Reserve reports that industrial production was unchanged in May after having decreased 0.4% in April. The index level is now at 98.7% of its 2007 average, and is up 1.6% from a year ago.

US Industrial Production May 2013 600x375 Industrial Production Shows No Increase In May

Change in US Industrial Production May 2013 600x375 Industrial Production Shows No Increase In May

US Industrial Production Table May 2013 600x278 Industrial Production Shows No Increase In May

The capacity utilization rate for total industry decreased to 77.6% in May, a rate 0.2% below its level of a year earlier and 2.6% below its long-run (1972–2012) average.

US Capacity Utilization Rate May 2013 600x375 Industrial Production Shows No Increase In May

US Capacity Utilization Table May 2013 600x255 Industrial Production Shows No Increase In May

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