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Market Updates: German Industrial Production Dips Unexpectedly to -1.9%

Posted Tuesday, January 8, 2019 by
Arslan Butt • 1 min read

German industrial production surprisingly sank in November, adding to recent signs that a nine-year recovery in Europe’s largest economy is failing.

Production in Germany’s key industrial sector, adjusted for inflation and seasonal fluctuations, plunged 1.9% in November from the previous month. The figure is way less than the economist forecast of 0.3%. However, the single currency Euro has stabilized after the release, and the EUR/USD is steady at $1.1444 for now.

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Arslan Butt // Index & Commodity Analyst
Arslan Butt is our Lead Commodities and Indices Analyst. Arslan is a professional market analyst and day trader. He holds an MBA in Behavioral Finance and is working towards his Ph.D. Before joining FX Leaders Arslan served as a senior analyst in a major brokerage firm. Arslan is also an experienced instructor and public speaker.
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