6.3% fall in industrial production in Brazil in 2015

6.3% fall in industrial production in Brazil in 2015 -

The Brazilian industrial production in June shrank 3.2 percent and contributed to internual close the half with a drop of 6.3 percent, which is the worst result for the first half of the year since 09, reported Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) .

According to the data cited by the agency DPA in June industrial production registered a contraction of 0.3 percent compared to the previous month, but when compared to the same month of 2014, the contraction is 3.2 percent.

the fall in the sector last month was influenced by the negative result showed 15 of the 24 items analyzed by the IBGE, among them are falling 7.2 percent in the sector machinery and equipment; 12.7 percent in computer equipment and 2.8 percent in motor vehicles.

The reduction of industrial production negatively impacts mainly on the labor market, and according to IBGE data released days ago they realized that was created a one in last May percent fewer jobs than in the previous month

. Source: Telam

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