According to a report by the Federal reserve, industrial production in the U.S. in November rose by 0.2% compared with the previous month, after expanding 1.2% in October (revised from +0.9%).
Analysts had forecast growth in November increased 3.4%.
Over the past 12 months, industrial production in the U.S. increased by 2.9%.
Utilization of production capacities in industrial enterprises of the United States in November amounted to 77.1% against 77.0% in the previous month.
On average, for 1972-2016 G. G. utilization of production capacity in the country amounted to 79.9%.
Over the last 12 months utilization of production facilities increased by 1.1 p. p.