Japan Oct factory output rises 1.1% month/month - govt

BY Reuters | ECONOMIC | 11/29/21 06:52 PM EST

TOKYO, Nov 30 (Reuters) - Japan's factory output rose 1.1% in October, government data showed on Tuesday, compared with a median market forecast for a 1.8% gain.

Manufacturers surveyed by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry expect output to rise 9.0% in November and advance 2.1% in December, the data showed.

For the poll story click here https://www.reuters.com/markets/asia/japan-factory-output-post-first-rise-4-mths-bottlenecks-ease-2021-11-26.

For the full tables on METI's website: http://www.meti.go.jp/english/statistics/tyo/iip/index.html (Reporting by Kantaro Komiya Editing by Chang-Ran Kim)

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