Spain Capacity Utilization  Forecast


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Capacity Utilization in Spain is expected to be 78.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Capacity Utilization in Spain to stand at 78.66 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Spain Capacity Utilization is projected to trend around 79.60 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Spain Business Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Business Confidence 2.5 -1.2 -0.6 -0.3 -1.9 -4
Services PMI 54.6 54.4 55.2 55.4 54.92 52.4
Manufacturing PMI 55.8 53.4 54 54.5 52.97 53.2
Industrial Production 3.4 2.7 2.8 2.8 1.21 2
Industrial Production Mom 0.1 -0.2 0.5 -0.3 0.07 0.2
Manufacturing Production 4.4 3 2.9 2.7 1.36 2.4
Capacity Utilization 79.07 78.3 78.83 78.78 78.66 79.6
New Orders 3 -4 -2 -1 -4.02 4
Changes in Inventories 1483 900 828 809 752 670
Bankruptcies 975 890 1306 1328 1314 647
Total Vehicle Sales 94676 94200 90796 90973 90709 115500
Car Production 2011 1750 1657 1597 1545 1930
Car Registrations 112712 99800 113588 112953 112366 109800
Internet Speed 15487 16250 16306 16476 16378 14463
IP Addresses 14575619 14868946 14928034 14894526 14899944 14545293
Mining Production 14.6 -2.2 -0.2 0.3 -1.7 1.5
Steel Production 1253 980 1209 1200 1201 1260
Cement Production 1381 1120 1519 1561 1601 1660
Competitiveness Index 4.7 4.68 4.76 4.76 4.68 4.82
Competitiveness Rank 34 32 31 31 33 29
Ease of Doing Business 28 31 30 30 33 28
Electricity Production 21556 22900 23677 23744 23736 23700
Corruption Index 58 59 60 60 57 62
Corruption Rank 41 40 39 39 37 37
Factory Orders 14.9 6.63 5.38 4.4 3.7 2.22