Manufacturing Production y/y shows the change in the value of goods produced in the manufacturing sector of the UK industry in the given month compared to the same month of the previous year.
Manufacturing (production of foods, pharmaceuticals, light industry, metal processing, etc.) accounts for about 80% of the overall UK industrial production.
The chart of the entire available history of the "United Kingdom Manufacturing Production y/y" macroeconomic indicator. The dashed line shows the forecast values of the economic indicator for the specified dates.
A significant deviation of a real value from a forecast one may cause a short-term strengthening or weakening of a national currency in the Forex market. The threshold values of the indicators signaling the approach of the critical state of the national (local) economy occupy a special place.