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 2020
United States 76.00 Sep/17 76 76.4 76.6 76.68 78
Euro Area 83.20 Sep/17   82.9 83 83.1 83.2 84.8
Japan 103.40 Aug/17   105 105 106 106 108
Germany 86.70 Sep/17   86.2 86.4 86.4 84.32 86.2
United Kingdom 82.60 Sep/17 82.6 82.6 82.7 82.7 82.7
France 84.20 Sep/17   84 84.52 84.62 84.68 87
Italy 77.40 Jun/17   77.2 77.4 77.5 76.38 78.6
Brazil 77.80 Aug/17   78 78 78 79.01 79
Canada 85.00 Jun/17   82.5 82.6 83.1 84.39 83
South Korea 113.60 Aug/17   114 115 115 115 115
Russia 65.00 Sep/17 65 65 65 64.62 66
Spain 79.07 Sep/17   78.3 78.83 78.78 78.66 79.6
Australia 81.92 Sep/17   81.71 81.62 81.56 81.49 81.16
Mexico 81.20 Jul/17   80.5 80.22 80.02 79.87 79.49
Indonesia 75.99 Sep/17   77.5 77 77.4 75.02 77.8
Turkey 79.00 Sep/17   76.4 76.29 75.38 74.93 78
Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Argentina 67.30 Aug/17   66.83 66.85 66.94 67 67.39
Australia 81.92 Sep/17   81.71 81.62 81.56 81.49 81.16
Austria 86.90 Sep/17   86.93 86.71 86.33 85.91 85.13
Bangladesh 55.00 Jun/03   58 59 58 56.24 62
Belgium 81.90 Sep/17   80.76 80.44 80.4 80.13 79.17
Benin 68.40 Jun/17   67.21 66.05 66.34 66.13 66.53
Bolivia 71.00 Dec/14   70.65 70.57 70.48 70.4 69.19
Brazil 77.80 Aug/17   78 78 78 79.01 79
Bulgaria 74.60 Sep/17   74.3 73.69 73.33 72.94 70.2
Burkina Faso 79.10 Jun/17   55.28 65.84 65.31 57.84 57.93
Canada 85.00 Jun/17   82.5 82.6 83.1 84.39 83
Colombia 76.10 Jul/17   75.77 75.72 75.68 75.65 75.53
Denmark 80.50 Sep/17   80.92 81.19 81.36 81.46 81.17
Estonia 73.90 Sep/17   73.73 72.73 72.31 71.76 69.29
Euro Area 83.20 Sep/17   82.9 83 83.1 83.2 84.8
European Union 82.90 Sep/17   82.99 82.82 82.52 82.15 80.81
Finland 82.60 Sep/17   82.91 82.93 82.88 82.76 82.21
France 84.20 Sep/17   84 84.52 84.62 84.68 87
Germany 86.70 Sep/17   86.2 86.4 86.4 84.32 86.2
Greece 71.50 Aug/17   68.2 68.5 68.8 72.01 73.6
Guinea Bissau 46.40 Jun/17   52.25 51.87 52.1 53.03 54.45
Indonesia 75.99 Sep/17   77.5 77 77.4 75.02 77.8
Italy 77.40 Jun/17   77.2 77.4 77.5 76.38 78.6
Ivory Coast 60.10 Jun/17   65.17 64.36 66.31 68.85 66.79
Japan 103.40 Aug/17   105 105 106 106 108
Latvia 74.50 Sep/17   74.28 73.88 73.46 73.05 69.78
Lithuania 77.60 Sep/17   77.64 77.58 77.38 77.12 73.98
Luxembourg 80.10 Sep/17   79.59 79.42 79.31 79.3 79.57
Malaysia 79.00 Dec/16   76.5 83 83 76.23 85.8
Maldives 61.60 Aug/17   71.18 68.49 67.97 68.34 68.36
Mali 56.40 Jun/17   53.75 54.48 54.71 54.54 54.47
Malta 80.00 Sep/17   78.1 78.42 77.53 77 74.17
Mexico 81.20 Jul/17   80.5 80.22 80.02 79.87 79.49
Netherlands 83.40 Sep/17   83.3 83.16 83.07 83 82.6
New Zealand 91.30 Sep/17   90.9 90.75 90.73 90.77 90.96
Niger 56.60 Jun/17   61.26 60.6 61.45 62.42 65.94
Nigeria 48.50 Mar/17   53 53.17 54.56 55.75 59
Norway 77.70 Jun/17   78.65 79.02 79.45 79.86 81.12
Peru 32.08 Jan/16   35.26 35.49 35.71 35.94 37.87
Philippines 83.83 Aug/17   83.7 83.5 83.5 83.11 83.9
Poland 80.50 Sep/17   80.8 81 79.9 78.62 84
Portugal 81.62 Jun/17   80.6 80.7 80.8 80.5 81.4
Romania 75.00 Sep/17   75.68 76.4 77.03 77.53 78.6
Russia 65.00 Sep/17 65 65 65 64.62 66
Senegal 59.70 Jun/17   62.34 61.58 60.33 60.72 60.18
Slovakia 84.40 Sep/17   82.75 80.94 79.45 78.17 73.93
Slovenia 85.10 Sep/17   84.35 83.47 82.55 81.73 80.45
South Africa 81.30 Jun/17   81.9 81.25 81.3 81.35 81.5
South Korea 113.60 Aug/17   114 115 115 115 115
Spain 79.07 Sep/17   78.3 78.83 78.78 78.66 79.6
Sri Lanka 78.00 Dec/16   75.87 76.65 77.42 78.2 80.67
Sweden 90.70 Jun/17   90.2 90.4 90.4 90.5 90.9
Switzerland 81.84 Sep/17   82.59 83.04 83.43 83.64 83.54
Thailand 62.98 Aug/17   64.2 63.6 64.2 62.67 67.1
Togo 52.30 Jun/17   53.86 50.92 52.47 52.88 53.64
Turkey 79.00 Sep/17   76.4 76.29 75.38 74.93 78
United Kingdom 82.60 Sep/17 82.6 82.6 82.7 82.7 82.7
United States 76.00 Sep/17 76 76.4 76.6 76.68 78