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Posted March 20, 2018

Industrial production rose 1.1 percent in February

Industrial production rose 1.1 percent in February following a decline of 0.3 percent in January.


Manufacturing production increased 1.2 percent in February, its largest gain since October. 

Gains were recorded by every major manufacturing industry except for electrical equipment, appliances, and components and for petroleum and coal products. The production of durables climbed 1.8 percent, and the index for nondurables moved up 0.7 percent. The output of other manufacturing (publishing and logging) increased 0.4 percent.

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