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Japan industrial production falls 0.6% m-o-m in November

Friday, December 26, 2014 - 08:16
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Japan's factory production in November suffered a surprise drop in November, turning down after two months of rises, according to official data released Friday.

[TOKYO] Japan's factory production in November suffered a surprise drop in November, turning down after two months of rises, according to official data released Friday.

November industrial production fell 0.6 per cent from the previous month, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry said, against a market forecast for a 0.8 per cent rise.

"Industrial production fluctuates indecisively," the ministry said in a monthly report.

AFP