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UK Comment — Mixed monthly data from the UK

    Industrial production down by 1.3% in December, but manufacturing up by 0.3%UK industrial production fell by 1.3 percent in December, after growing by 0.3 percent in November (revised from 0.4 percent). The consensus expectation for December was -0.9 percent. The monthly fall was the first since March 2017 and the largest fall since September 2012. However, the only downward contribution came from mining and quarrying, which decreased by 19.

    Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Finland — Industrial output rose by 3.3 percent in 2017

  1. Industrial production increased by 4.2 percent y-o-y in December
  2. New manufacturing orders fell by 4.3 percent y-o-y in December
  3. Strong year in 2017, but goods exports showed some signs of softening toward year end

Janne Ronkanen, Senior Economist | jaro06@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — Sharp increase in manufacturing output in December

  1. Manufacturing output up by 1.3 percent in December, following 0.3 percent in November
  2. The quarterly pace rose substantially in Q4
  3. Supports our case for an above-consensus reading for mainland GDP (due Friday morning)

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Sweden — Business sector production in December

  1. Swedish economy expanded at robust pace in the last quarter
  2. Production data indicates faster GDP than our forecast, but does not take all factors into account
  3. Amidst the equity market doom and gloom, Swedish GDP growth set to remain healthy in the near term

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: Manufacturing output, core inflation and Mainland GDP

  1. Manufacturing output trending upwards
  2. Core inflation expected at 1.3 percent in January, slightly down from 1.4 percent in December
  3. 4Q mainland GDP growth estimated at 0.7 percent q-o-q, up from 0.6 percent in Q3

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Norway — Business Tendency Survey, Q4 2017: Optimism in manufacturing

  1. Industrial confidence rose to 6.4 in Q4 2017, up from 3.2 in the previous quarter
  2. Broad based improvements
  3. A stronger outlook for manufacturing will help offset the decline in residential investments

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no