Capacity Utilization | Forecast | 2017-2020

This page provides forecasts for Capacity Utilization including a long-term outlook for the next decades, medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions.


Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18
United States 77.00 Oct/17   76 76.4 76.6 76.68
Euro Area 83.80 Dec/17   82.9 83 83.1 83.2
China 76.80 Sep/17   76.27 75.59 75.04 74.72
Japan 101.80 Sep/17   105 105 106 106
Germany 87.10 Dec/17   86.2 86.4 86.4 85.02
United Kingdom 84.70 Dec/17   82.6 82.6 82.7 82.7
France 84.90 Dec/17   84 85.05 85.14 85.18
Italy 78.00 Sep/17   77.2 77.4 77.5 76.38
Brazil 77.50 Sep/17   78 78 78 78.75
Canada 85.00 Jun/17   82.5 82.6 83.1 84.39
South Korea 114.00 Sep/17   114 115 115 115
Russia 65.00 Sep/17 65 65 65 64.62
Spain 79.07 Sep/17   78.3 78.83 78.78 78.66
Australia 81.73 Oct/17   81.71 81.62 81.56 81.49
Mexico 80.80 Sep/17   81.1 80.71 80.42 80.19
Indonesia 75.99 Sep/17   77.5 77 77.4 75.02
Turkey 79.70 Oct/17   76.4 76.29 75.38 74.93
Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18
Argentina 66.34 Sep/17   66.71 66.71 66.81 66.88
Australia 81.73 Oct/17   81.71 81.62 81.56 81.49
Austria 88.00 Dec/17   86.96 87.93 87.58 87
Belgium 82.20 Dec/17   80.81 81.96 81.39 80.98
Benin 68.40 Jun/17   67.21 66.05 66.34 66.13
Bolivia 71.00 Dec/14   70.65 70.57 70.48 70.4
Brazil 77.50 Sep/17   78 78 78 78.75
Bulgaria 76.10 Dec/17   74.37 75.54 75.3 74.77
Burkina Faso 79.10 Jun/17   55.28 65.84 65.31 57.84
Canada 85.00 Jun/17   82.5 82.6 83.1 84.39
China 76.80 Sep/17   76.27 75.59 75.04 74.72
Colombia 77.60 Aug/17   76.68 76.49 76.34 76.21
Denmark 79.00 Dec/17   80.89 79.37 79.39 79.51
Estonia 74.80 Dec/17   73.78 73.9 73.74 73.18
Euro Area 83.80 Dec/17   82.9 83 83.1 83.2
European Union 83.60 Dec/17   82.99 83.73 83.51 83.11
Finland 83.60 Dec/17   82.92 83.65 83.69 83.44
France 84.90 Dec/17   84 85.05 85.14 85.18
Germany 87.10 Dec/17   86.2 86.4 86.4 85.02
Greece 70.60 Oct/17   68.2 68.5 68.8 72.01
Guinea Bissau 46.40 Jun/17   52.25 51.87 52.1 53.03
Indonesia 75.99 Sep/17   77.5 77 77.4 75.02
Italy 78.00 Sep/17   77.2 77.4 77.5 76.38
Ivory Coast 60.10 Jun/17   65.17 64.36 66.31 68.85
Japan 101.80 Sep/17   105 105 106 106
Latvia 74.20 Dec/17   74.28 73.88 73.46 73.05
Lithuania 77.40 Dec/17   77.64 77.3 77.05 76.74
Luxembourg 81.10 Dec/17   79.59 79.42 79.31 79.3
Malaysia 79.00 Dec/16   76.5 83 83 76.23
Maldives 51.40 Sep/17   71.18 68.49 67.97 68.34
Mali 56.40 Jun/17   53.75 54.48 54.71 54.54
Malta 82.80 Dec/17   78.1 78.42 77.53 77
Mexico 80.80 Sep/17   81.1 80.71 80.42 80.19
Netherlands 83.30 Dec/17 83.3 83.16 83.07 83
New Zealand 91.30 Sep/17   90.9 90.75 90.73 90.77
Niger 56.60 Jun/17   61.26 60.6 61.45 62.42
Nigeria 48.50 Mar/17   53 53.17 54.56 55.75
Norway 77.90 Sep/17   77.87 78.08 78.5 78.92
Peru 32.08 Jan/16   35.26 35.49 35.71 35.94
Philippines 83.79 Sep/17   83.7 83.5 83.5 83.11
Poland 81.40 Dec/17   80.8 81 79.9 78.62
Portugal 81.77 Sep/17   80.6 80.7 80.8 80.5
Romania 76.70 Dec/17   75.68 76.4 77.03 77.53
Russia 65.00 Sep/17 65 65 65 64.62
Senegal 59.70 Jun/17   62.34 61.58 60.33 60.72
Slovakia 83.00 Dec/17   82.75 80.94 79.45 78.17
Slovenia 85.20 Dec/17   84.35 83.47 82.55 81.73
South Africa 81.30 Jun/17   81.9 81.25 81.3 81.35
South Korea 114.00 Sep/17   114 115 115 115
Spain 79.07 Sep/17   78.3 78.83 78.78 78.66
Sri Lanka 78.00 Dec/16   75.87 76.65 77.42 78.2
Sweden 90.90 Sep/17   90.2 90.4 90.4 90.5
Switzerland 82.96 Dec/17   82.59 83.04 83.43 83.64
Thailand 63.65 Sep/17   64.2 63.6 64.2 62.67
Togo 52.30 Jun/17   53.86 50.92 52.47 52.88
Turkey 79.70 Oct/17   76.4 76.29 75.38 74.93
United Kingdom 84.70 Dec/17   82.6 82.6 82.7 82.7
United States 77.00 Oct/17   76 76.4 76.6 76.68