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May
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WednesdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
01:00
CNY
Chinese Fixed Asset Investment YTD (y/y)
med
6.1%6.4%6.3%
01:00
CNY
Chinese Retail Sales (y/y)
med
7.2%8.6%8.7%
01:00
CNY
Chinese Industrial Production (y/y)
med
5.4%6.5%8.5%

Chinese Industrial Production (y/y)

01:00
CNY
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
5.4%6.5%8.5%

Details

Source
National Bureau of Statistics
Measures
Industrial Production measures the volume of production of Chinese Industries such as factories and manufacturing facilities. A surge in output is regarded as inflationary which would prompt the People’s Bank of China would tighten monetary policy and fiscal policy risk.
Usual Effect
If high industrial production growth comes out, this may generate a positive sentiment (or bullish) for the CNY, whereas a low reading is seen as negative (or Bearish) for the CNY.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Jun 14, 2019
Why Traders Care
It's a leading indicator of economic health - production is the dominant driver of the economy and reacts quickly to ups and downs in the business cycle.
Also Called
Industrial Output
01:30
AUD
Wage Price Index (q/q)
high
0.5%0.6%0.5%
06:00
EUR
German GDP (sa) (q/q)
med
0.4%0.4%0.0%
06:00
EUR
German GDP w.d.a. (y/y)
high
0.7%0.7%0.6%
06:45
EUR
French CPI (m/m)
high
0.3%0.2%0.2%
06:45
EUR
French CPI (y/y)
high
1.3%1.2%1.2%
06:45
EUR
French HICP (m/m)
high
0.4%0.3%0.3%
06:45
EUR
French HICP (y/y)
high
1.5%1.4%1.4%
08:00
EUR
ECB's Lane speaks in Tallinn
med
09:00
EUR
GDP (SA) (q/q)
high
0.4%0.4%0.4%
09:00
EUR
GDP (SA) (y/y)
high
1.2%1.2%1.2%
10:30
GBP
BoE's Place speaks in London
med
12:30
USD
Retail Sales (m/m)
high
-0.2%0.7%1.7%*
12:30
USD
Retail Sales (ex Autos) (m/m)
high
0.1%0.7%1.3%*
12:30
USD
Empire State Survey
med
17.88.010.1
12:30
CAD
CPI (m/m)
high
0.4%0.4%0.7%
12:30
CAD
CPI (y/y)
high
2.0%2.0%1.9%
12:30
EUR
Germany Economy Minister Altmaier speaks in Berlin
med
13:15
USD
Capacity Utilization Rate
med
77.9%78.8%78.5%*
13:15
USD
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
-0.5%0.1%0.2%*
13:30
USD
Fed's Quarles speaks in Washington
med
14:00
USD
Business Inventories (m/m)
med
0.0%0.0%0.3%
14:00
USD
NAHB Builders survey
low
66.064.063.0
14:15
EUR
ECB's Coeure speaks in Paris
med
16:00
USD
Fed's Barkin speaks in New York
med
16:30
EUR
ECB's Praet Speaks in Brussels
med
20:00
USD
TIC Net Long-Term Transactions
low
-28.4B51.9B
23:50
JPY
PPI (y/y)
med
1.2%1.1%1.3%
23:50
JPY
PPI (m/m)
med
0.3%0.2%0.3%

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