Economic Survey of Manufacturing: December 2010 quarter

Embargoed until 10:45am  –  01 April 2011

Highlights

Sales (seasonally adjusted) for the December 2010 quarter compared with the September 2010 quarter:

Volumes

  • Manufacturing rose 3.3 percent.
  • Excluding meat and dairy product manufacturing, sales volume rose 0.5 percent.
  • Meat and dairy product manufacturing rose 7.9 percent.

Values

  • Manufacturing rose 3.1 percent.
  • Excluding meat and dairy product manufacturing, sales value rose 0.8 percent.
  • Meat and dairy product manufacturing rose 7.3 percent.

   Graph, Total manufacturing sales, current and constant dollars, quarterly.

Geoff Bascand 1 April 2011
Government Statistician ISSN 1178-024X