Belgium Industrial Production  2001-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Belgian industrial production increased by 3.8 percent year-on-year in September 2017, easing from a downwardly revised 4.1 percent gain in the previous month, as manufacturing output growth slowed to 2.4 percent from 4.9 percent. In addition, mining and quarrying fell further by 14 percent (from -5.9 percent in August) and water collection, treatment and supply dropped by 1.2 percent (from 8.9 percent in August). Meanwhile, electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply jumped 14.7 percent, rebounding from a 1.1 percent contraction in August. On a monthly basis, industrial production declined by 1.1 percent. Industrial Production in Belgium averaged 2.95 percent from 2001 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 19.80 percent in January of 2001 and a record low of -18.20 percent in April of 2009.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-09-26 09:30 AM Industrial Production YoY 3% 2.7% 3.2%
2017-10-25 09:30 AM Industrial Production YoY 4.4% 4.1% 5.1%
2017-11-24 10:30 AM Industrial Production YoY 3.8% 4.1% 4.1%
2017-12-22 10:30 AM Industrial Production YoY 3.8% 3.8%
2018-01-25 11:30 AM Industrial Production YoY
2018-02-24 10:30 AM Industrial Production YoY


Belgium Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 1.60 0.50 9.20 -31.80 [+]
Industrial Production 3.80 4.10 19.80 -18.20 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom -1.10 -0.70 6.60 -8.90 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 2.40 4.90 24.20 -20.70 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 82.20 81.90 85.00 69.70 percent [+]
Bankruptcies 1153.00 987.00 1322.00 262.00 Companies [+]
Car Registrations 39645.00 43500.00 64963.00 13593.00 Cars [+]
Internet Speed 16275.93 15930.63 16275.93 4020.54 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 4372220.00 4315399.00 5060890.00 1986541.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -14.00 -5.90 62.70 -43.00 percent [+]
Steel Production 635.00 650.00 1488.00 237.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Changes In Inventories 1197.00 -348.00 2309.00 -1334.00 EUR Million [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.23 5.25 5.25 5.05 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 20.00 17.00 24.00 15.00 [+]
Corporate Profits 24520.00 36858.00 40119.00 11553.00 EUR Million [+]
Corruption Index 77.00 77.00 77.00 52.50 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 15.00 15.00 29.00 15.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 52.00 42.00 52.00 20.00 [+]
Electricity Production 6695.00 6706.00 8558.00 4047.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]


Belgium Industrial Production

In Belgium, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy. Manufacturing is the most important sector. The biggest segments within Manufacturing are: chemical products (19 percent of total production); food products and beverages (16 percent); basic metals (11 percent); motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers (10 percent); pharmaceuticals (8 percent); machinery and equipment (5 percent); and fabricated metal products (5 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - Belgium Industrial Production - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Belgium Industrial Production - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.80 4.10 19.80 -18.20 2001 - 2017 percent Monthly
2010=100, NSA




industrial production by Country
Country Last
Australia 0.70 Jun/17
Brazil 5.30 Oct/17
Canada 4.40 Aug/17
China 6.20 Oct/17
Euro Area 3.30 Sep/17
France 3.20 Sep/17
Germany 3.60 Sep/17
India 3.80 Sep/17
Indonesia -1.40 Jun/17
Italy 2.40 Sep/17
Japan 5.90 Oct/17
Mexico -1.20 Sep/17
Netherlands 1.70 Sep/17
Russia 0.00 Oct/17
South Korea -5.90 Oct/17
Spain 4.10 Oct/17
Switzerland 8.60 Sep/17
Turkey 7.30 Oct/17
United Kingdom 3.60 Oct/17
United States 2.90 Oct/17