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FILE PHOTO: Smoke rises from a factory during the sunset at Keihin industrial zone in Kawasaki, Japan, January 16, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo

30 Nov 2021 07:59AM
(Updated: 30 Nov 2021 07:56AM)

TOKYO : Japan’s factory output rose 1.1per cent in October, government data showed on Tuesday, compared with a median market forecast for a 1.8per cent gain.

Manufacturers surveyed by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry expect output to rise 9.0per cent in November and advance 2.1per cent in December, the data showed.

For the poll story click here https://www.reuters.com/markets/asia/japan-factory-output-post-first-rise-4-mths-bottlenecks-ease-2021-11-26.

For the full tables on METI’s website: http://www.meti.go.jp/english/statistics/tyo/iip/index.html

(Reporting by Kantaro Komiya; Editing by Chang-Ran Kim)

Source: Reuters

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