Industrial production in Brazil went up 0.2 percent year-on-year in October 2018, recovering slightly from a 1.8 percent decline in the prior month and missing market expectations of a 1.2 percent gain. It is the first increase in industrial activity after three consecutive declines, mainly boosted by production of mining products (3.1% vs -0.7%), machinery & equipment (8.8% vs -11.4%), motor vehicles and trailers (3.0% vs -5.2%) and beverages (8.6% vs -9.4%). In contrast, output fell particularly for food (-2.0% vs -1.5%), including sugar; steel products (-3.7% vs 6.2%) and coke, petroleum products and biofuels (-1.2% vs -1.7%). Year-on-year, industrial production rose 1.1 percent, recovering from an upwardly revised 2.2 percent fall in September but below market consensus of a 2.3 percent gain. Year-to-date, industrial production grew 1.8 percent compared to the same period of 2017. Industrial Production Mom in Brazil averaged 0.14 percent from 1985 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 25.10 percent in May of 1990 and a record low of -24.40 percent in April of 1990.

Industrial Production Mom in Brazil is expected to be 2.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Industrial Production Mom in Brazil to stand at 0.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Brazil Industrial Production MoM is projected to trend around 1.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-09-04 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM -0.2% 12.9% -1% 0.8%
2018-10-02 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM -0.3% -0.1% 0.2% -0.3%
2018-11-01 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM -1.8% -0.7% -0.8% -0.4%
2018-12-04 11:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 0.2% -1.8% 1.2% 1.6%
2019-01-08 11:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 0.2%
2019-02-01 11:00 AM Industrial Production MoM 2%
2019-03-06 12:00 PM Industrial Production MoM


Brazil Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 63.20 53.70 68.50 35.00 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 52.70 51.10 53.50 41.60 [+]
Services PMI 51.30 50.50 57.10 36.90 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 51.60 50.50 55.50 38.30 Index [+]
Industrial Production 1.10 -2.20 37.20 -27.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.20 -1.80 25.10 -24.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 0.60 -2.60 18.90 -17.00 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 77.10 77.80 84.60 75.90 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories -7097.92 10780.29 31768.86 -47224.27 BRL Million [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 192146.00 208807.00 352722.00 23705.00 [+]
Car Production 245126.00 263186.00 352531.00 2144.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 231.00 255.00 420.00 2.00 Thousand [+]
Leading Economic Index -0.09 0.47 3.42 -3.39 percent [+]
Small Business Sentiment 61.90 52.10 65.40 34.50 [+]
Internet Speed 6819.06 6391.73 6819.06 698.35 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 26855780.00 26798386.00 35093076.00 5857696.00 IP [+]
Mining Production 3.90 0.20 21.40 -21.40 percent [+]
Competitiveness Index 59.51 59.76 59.76 3.98 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 72.00 69.00 75.00 48.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 109.00 125.00 129.00 109.00 [+]
Corruption Index 37.00 40.00 43.00 27.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 96.00 79.00 96.00 36.00 [+]
Steel Production 3135.00 3032.00 3269.00 918.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]


Brazil Industrial Production MoM

This page provides the latest reported value for - Brazil Industrial Production MoM - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Brazil Industrial Production MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.20 -1.80 25.10 -24.40 1985 - 2018 percent Monthly




Country Last Previous
Argentina 0.60 Oct/15
Australia -0.80 Sep/18
Brazil 0.20 Oct/18
Canada 0.14 Aug/18
China 0.48 Oct/18
Euro Area -0.30 Sep/18
France 1.20 Oct/18
Germany -0.50 Oct/18
India 0.60 Sep/18
Indonesia -0.50 Sep/18
Italy -0.20 Sep/18
Japan 2.90 Oct/18
Mexico 1.00 Sep/18
Netherlands 1.30 Sep/18
Russia 5.80 Oct/18
Saudi Arabia 4.17 Jun/18
Singapore 2.00 Oct/18
South Africa -1.00 Sep/18
South Korea 1.00 Oct/18
Spain 1.20 Oct/18
Turkey -2.70 Sep/18
United Kingdom 0.00 Sep/18
United States 0.10 Oct/18


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