Chile - Industrial Production





Chile: Industrial Production

Mnemonic IP.ICHL
Unit Index 2014=100, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 2.9 %
Data May 2019 107.44
Apr 2019 104.41

Series Information

Source National Institute of Statistics (INE)
Release Industrial Production
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/1958
End Date 5/31/2019

Chile: Business

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Business Confidence Jun 2019 98.59 98.88 Index long term avg=100, SA Monthly
Industrial Production May 2019 107.44 104.41 Index 2014=100, NSA Monthly
Change in Inventories 2019 Q1 1,869 -645.88 Bil. CLP, NSA Quarterly

Release Information

The National Institute of Statistics (INE) reports a monthly general Industrial Production Index. The data set also includes indexes for the mining, manufacturing, and electric, gas, and water industries. Figures are based 2014=100 and are not seasonally adjusted (NSA). Moody's analytics also provides seasonally adjusted supplements.

The Index of Industrial Production and Sales Physics (IPVF) is an economic indicator which aim is to measure the monthly development of the productive activity undertaken by the industries for the Category D Tab Industries Manufacturers from the International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC), Revision 4 United Nations. 

The cyclical nature the rate and timing of its publication, with a lag of 28 days, make it in a key indicator for the calculations of the Monthly Index of Activity Economic (IMACEC) and the Quarterly National Accounts made by the Bank Central de Chile. The index also gives accurate expectations of employers. 

Data is subject to revisions.

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