Plus   Neg

Japan Industrial Production Sinks 1.2% On Year In June

Industrial output in Japan was down 1.2 percent on year in June, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry said on Tuesday.

That missed forecasts for an increase of 0.6 percent following the 4.2 percent jump in the previous month.

On a monthly basis, industrial production skidded 2.1 percent - again missing forecasts for a decline of 0.3 percent following the 0.2 percent drop in May.

For comments and feedback contact: editorial@rttnews.com

Economic News

What parts of the world are seeing the best (and worst) economic performances lately? Click here to check out our Econ Scorecard and find out! See up-to-the-moment rankings for the best and worst performers in GDP, unemployment rate, inflation and much more.

Follow RTT