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Italy's Industrial Production Declines In April

Italy's industrial production decreased in April after rising in the previous month, figures from the statistical office showed Monday.

Industrial output dropped a seasonally adjusted 1.2 percent month-over-month in April, reversing a 1.2 percent increase in March.

Among groupings, production in the energy sector fell 4.8 percent over the month and those of consumer goods slid by 1.3 percent.

On a yearly basis, industrial production growth eased to 1.9 percent in April from 3.5 percent in the previous month.

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