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TABLE-German industry output rises by 0.3% in August

BERLIN, Oct 8 (Reuters) - Germany's Economy Ministry reported the following economic indicator on Tuesday:

AUGUST 2019 JULY 2019Index(Base Pct Index (Base Pct2015) change 2015) changeGerman industry 101.7 +0.3 101.4 -0.4

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Manufacturing output 101.5 +0.7 100.8 -0.6- Intermed. goods 100.8 +1.0 99.8 -0.5- Capital goods 102.2 +1.1 101.1 -0.8- Consumer goods 101.1 -1.0 102.1 -0.1Energy 84.9 -1.7 86.4 +0.2Construction 110.1 -1.5 111.8 +0.6

NOTES - Consensus forecast -0.1%. Forecast range between -0.8 percent and +1.2% in Reuters poll. - Figures seasonally adjusted, provisional and expressed in volume terms. Percentage change unless stated.

(Berlin Speed Desk)