Manufacturing; stocks of finished goods, 2010=100 2005-2017

Manufacturing; stocks of finished goods, 2010=100 2005-2017

Periods Indices stocks of finished goods (2010=100) Year–on–year-change (%)
2016 December 115.2 -1.2
2017 January 117.6 -3.0
2017 February 115.0 -7.5
2017 March 115.0 -4.1
2017 April 117.7 -0.3
2017 May 119.9 3.8
2017 June 117.5 6.7
2017 July 121.6 7.0
2017 August* 120.5 6.4
2017 September* 119.1 5.4
2017 October* 122.4 5.2
2017 November* 119.4 1.9
2017 December* 117.9 2.3
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table presents information about developments in stocks of finished goods in the manufacturing industry, SIC 2008 section C. The results are expressed in terms of indices with base year 2010. Year-on-year changes are also published.

Data available from January 2005 up to and including December 2017.

Status of the figures:
The five most recent months are provisional.
Since this table has been discontinued, data is no longer made definitive.

Changes as of 29 March 2018:
None, this table has been stopped.

When will new figures be published?
Not relevant.

Is there a successor?
This table is continued in "Manufacturing; stocks of finished goods, 2015=100". See section 3.

Description topics

Indices stocks of finished goods
An index compares the value of a variable (e.g. stock) in a certain period with the value of the same variable in the base period. The index of this base period is 100.

Stocks of finished goods:
Volume of stocks of finished goods. Stocks of finished goods equal the balance sheet value of a manufacturing company. Correction for price changes results in the volume of stocks finished goods.
Year–on–year-change
Change in stocks of finished goods for a certain period (month, quarter, year) expressed as a percentage compared with the same period of the previous year.

Stocks of finished goods:
Volume of stocks of finished goods. Stocks of finished goods equal the balance sheet value of a manufacturing company. Correction for price changes results in the volume of stocks finished goods.