Manufacturing production in the United States edged up 0.1% from a month earlier in October of 2022, after a 0.2% increase in September and below market expectations of a 0.2% gain. Manufacturing output went up 0.1%, below expectations for a 0.2% increase mostly supported by durable goods (0.5%). Within durables, increases of at least 1.5% were recorded by electrical equipment, appliances, and components; aerospace and miscellaneous transportation equipment; and motor vehicles and parts. At the same time, nondurable manufacturing fell 0.3% as gains for printing and support, plastics and rubber products, and apparel and leather products were offset by losses in petroleum and coal products, textile and product mills, and paper. Meanwhile, capacity utilization for manufacturing was unchanged in October at 79.5 percent, a rate that is 1.3 percentage points above its long-run average.
Manufacturing Production MoM in the United States averaged 0.27 Percent from 1919 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 17.30 Percent in May of 1933 and a record low of -15.30 Percent in April of 2020. This page includes a chart with historical data for the United States Manufacturing Production MoM. United States Manufacturing Production MoM - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2022.