Industrial Production seasonally adjusted in France rose to 7.0% in August, higher than the revised 2.4% from 1.0% and the forecasted 1.5%. For the year, the working days adjusted slipped to -18.3%, worse than the estimates of -17.8% and the previous -18.2% which was revised to -17.9%.

As for the annual non-seasonally-adjusted reading, it surged to -14.5%, better than the revised -17.2% from -17.5% and the predicted -18.2%.