United States Manufacturing Production  1920-2018 | Data | Chart

Manufacturing production in the United States increased 1.8 percent year-on-year in January of 2018, below a downwardly revised 2.1 percent rise in December. It is the smallest annual gain in four months. On a monthly basis, factory output was flat, failing to grow for the second month. Production of durables moved up 0.2 percent, while nondurables was unchanged and the output of other manufacturing (publishing and logging) fell 1.4 percent. Manufacturing Production in the United States averaged 3.82 percent from 1920 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 67.90 percent in July of 1933 and a record low of -39.40 percent in February of 1946.

United States Manufacturing Production
width
height
Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.



Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-12-15 02:15 PM Manufacturing Production YoY 2.4% 2.4% 2.6%
2018-01-17 02:15 PM Manufacturing Production YoY 2.4% 2.5% 2.7%
2018-02-15 02:15 PM Manufacturing Production YoY 1.8% 2.1% 2.4%
2018-03-16 01:15 PM Manufacturing Production YoY 1.8% 1.70%
2018-04-17 01:15 PM Manufacturing Production YoY 1.59%
2018-05-16 01:15 PM Manufacturing Production YoY 1.52%


United States Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 59.10 59.30 77.50 29.40 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 55.50 55.10 57.90 50.70 [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 59.90 56.00 62.00 37.60 [+]
Services PMI 53.30 53.70 61.00 49.30 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 53.80 54.10 61.00 50.00 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 3.70 3.40 62.00 -33.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom -0.10 0.40 16.60 -10.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 1.80 2.10 67.90 -39.40 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 77.50 77.70 89.40 66.70 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders 2.90 1.70 22.10 -17.90 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Defense 2.20 1.50 24.80 -18.60 percent [+]
Durable Goods Orders Ex Transportation 0.60 0.30 7.50 -6.80 percent [+]
Factory Orders Ex Transportation 0.70 1.10 4.60 -7.30 percent [+]
New Orders 498229.00 488114.00 565232.00 223500.00 USD Million [+]
Factory Orders 1.70 1.70 10.20 -9.40 percent [+]
Business Inventories 0.40 0.40 1.30 -2.00 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 9.17 38.51 132.20 -206.10 USD Billion [+]
Wholesale Inventories 0.40 0.60 2.10 -2.00 percent [+]
Bankruptcies 23157.00 23109.00 82446.00 19695.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 1738.20 1643.80 1741.40 14.40 USD Billion [+]
NFIB Business Optimism Index 106.90 104.90 107.70 80.10 Index Points [+]
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index 25.80 22.20 58.50 -57.90 Index Points [+]
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index 14.00 20.00 30.00 -44.00 Index Points [+]
Ism New York Index 72.50 56.30 88.80 23.40 percent [+]
NY Empire State Manufacturing Index 13.10 17.70 39.00 -35.10 Index Points [+]
Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index 33.40 29.70 46.60 -59.50 Index Points [+]
Chicago Fed National Activity Index 0.27 0.11 2.74 -5.13 [+]
Chicago Pmi 65.70 67.80 81.00 20.70 Index Points [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 17.12 17.90 21.77 9.05 Million [+]
Car Production 2.89 2.78 9.92 1.29 Million Units [+]
Car Registrations 475.17 477.61 1149.00 331.50 Thousand [+]
Crude Oil Stocks Change 1.84 1.90 14.42 -15.22 BBL/1Million [+]
Natural Gas Stocks Change -194.00 -119.00 147.00 -359.00 Billion cf [+]
Gasoline Stocks Change 3599.00 3414.00 11456.00 -8428.00 Thousand Barrels [+]
Leading Economic Index 184.16 184.12 184.16 70.21 Index Points [+]
Internet Speed 18747.58 17235.62 18747.58 3609.31 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 128949703.00 127873899.00 146874246.00 89399946.00 IP [+]
Crude Oil Rigs 798.00 791.00 1609.00 98.00 [+]
API Crude Oil Stock Change 3.95 -1.05 14.30 -12.40 BBL/1Million [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.85 5.70 5.85 5.42 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 2.00 3.00 7.00 1.00 [+]
Corruption Index 74.00 76.00 78.00 71.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 18.00 16.00 24.00 14.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 6.00 8.00 8.00 4.00 [+]
Steel Production 6760.00 6709.00 11951.00 3799.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production 8.80 11.40 108.20 -28.80 percent [+]


United States Manufacturing Production

Manufacturing production measures the output of businesses operating in the manufacturing sector. It is the most important sector and accounts for 78 percent of total production. The biggest segments within the sector are: Chemicals (12 percent of total production); food, drink and tobacco (11 percent); machinery (6 percent); fabricated metal products (6 percent); computer and electronic products (6 percent); and motor vehicles and parts (6 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Manufacturing Production - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Manufacturing Production - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.80 2.10 67.90 -39.40 1920 - 2018 percent Monthly
2007=100, SA




manufacturing production by Country
Country Last
Australia 2.40 Sep/17
Brazil 5.70 Dec/17
Canada 4.65 Nov/17
China 6.50 Dec/17
Euro Area 5.90 Dec/17
France 4.70 Dec/17
Germany 7.70 Dec/17
India 8.40 Dec/17
Italy 2.70 Nov/17
Japan 4.20 Dec/17
Mexico -0.10 Dec/17
Netherlands 5.20 Dec/17
Russia 4.70 Jan/18
South Korea -6.60 Dec/17
Spain 5.20 Dec/17
Switzerland 9.10 Sep/17
Turkey 8.90 Dec/17
United Kingdom 1.40 Dec/17
United States 1.80 Jan/18


Related

Latest