Germany’s manufacturing turnover rises by 0.8% in April
Destatis released its manufacturing turnover data for Germany on Wednesday. Manufacturing turnover rose on seasonally adjusted and on adjusted for working days basis by 0.8% in April, after a 0.7% fall in March. March's figure was revised up a 1.1% decrease.
Domestic turnover increased by 0.2% in April, while the business with foreign customers climbed 1.5%.
Sales to euro area countries rose 0.5% in April, while sales to other countries were up 2.1%.
On a yearly basis, real manufacturing turnover in Germany was up on adjusted for working days basis by 0.9% in April, after a 0.9% rise in March.