|Unit||% Y/Y, NSA|
|Adjustments||Not Seasonally Adjusted|
|Source||National Institute of Statistics and Censuses of the Argentine Republic (INDEC)|
|Capacity Utilization||Mar 2019||57.7||58.5||%, NSA||Monthly|
|Industrial Production||Mar 2019||-13.44||-8.43||% Y/Y, NSA||Monthly|
|Change in Inventories||2018 Q4||1,337,773,956||1,129,907,947||Ths. ARS, NSAAR||Quarterly|
|Real Change in Inventories||2018 Q4||-6,621,198||17,780,462||Ths. 2004 ARS, CDASAAR||Quarterly|
Monthly Industrial Estimator (EMI) measures the performance of the manufacturing sector on the basis of information provided by leading companies, chambers of commerce and public bodies that report on representative outputs and inputs.
The group consists of the industrial sector and companies were chosen on the basis of a preliminary look into the relationships between different industrial activities. Thus it finds what products may either directly or indirectly stand as a representative indicator of production, or the main constitute input of various other sectors.
The calculation of the EMI is based on units Physical production of many different industrial sectors. The conceptual and methodological aspects are reviewed and certain opertaional mechanisms are put into place to ensure the timeliness and accuracy of the information
The data is subject to revisions.