Japan Oct factory output falls 2.6% month/month

BY Reuters | ECONOMIC | 11/29/22 06:53 PM EST

TOKYO, Nov 30 (Reuters) - Japan's factory output fell 2.6% in October from the previous month, government data showed on Wednesday, versus the median market forecast for a 1.5% fall.

Manufacturers surveyed by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) expect output to gain 3.3% in November and increase 2.4% in December, the data also showed.

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

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