The Japanese economy released today data on both the industrial production and the annual industrial production during the month of October, where the actual reading of the monthly industrial production index cam out at a value of -2.0 % compared to the previous reading value of -1.8%. The actual reading of the annual industrial production index came out at a value of 4.3 compared to the previous reading of 4.5%.

On the other hand, the capacity utilization index in Japan released with an actual reading -2.3% during the month of October, which compared with the previous reading of -1.1% in the preceding month.