Final industrial production in Japan climbs 0.5% in April
Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry released its final industrial production data on Tuesday. Final industrial production in Japan climb 0.5% in April, up from the preliminary estimate of a 0.3% rise, after a 3.8% increase in March.
Industrial shipments rose 1.5% in April, while inventories slid 1.7%.
On a yearly basis, Japan's industrial production was down 3.3% in April, up from the preliminary estimate of a 3.5% drop, after a 0.2% rise in March.