Eurozone industrial production rose 0.4% mom in August, above expectation of 0.3% mom. Annually, Eurozone industrial production dropped -2.8% yoy. Production of capital goods rose by 1.2% mom and intermediate goods by 0.3% mom, while production of non-durable consumer goods fell by -0.3% mom, and durable consumer goods and energy by -0,4% mom.
EU28 industrial production came in at 0.1% mom, -2.0% yoy. Among Member States for which data are available, the highest increases in industrial production were registered in Malta (5.6% mom), Estonia (3.9% mom) and Latvia (3.0% mom). The largest decreases were observed in Croatia (-3.0% mom), Slovakia (-2.6% mom) and Lithuania (-2.4% mom).